What if the World turned to Gold? - The Gold Apocalypse

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Florinda Ancira
Florinda Ancira

Today I learned that to turn the earth to hold everything must die

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Square Root
Square Root

That is incredible! God I really want one, it's amazing!

22 päivää sitten
JaidenArianaGacha 2021
JaidenArianaGacha 2021

I'm very impressed with your videos. And You Said "Duck". Luni loves ducks

25 päivää sitten
blionrd
blionrd

@DRAX xd How?

29 päivää sitten
Mr.Finn Cavanagh
Mr.Finn Cavanagh

I am going to buy it

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christina
christina

And what happens when Midas touches himself?

31 minuutti sitten
Some One
Some One

this entire channel is just a scientific shit post

5 tuntia sitten
GRasputin91
GRasputin91

Nobody: Kurzgesagt: LETS MAKE A YOUTUBE VIDEO ANSWERING THIS QUESTION

6 tuntia sitten
zilly
zilly

the thing i learned was that i am glad magic is not real, it wouldnt be magic anymore, it'd be scary !

7 tuntia sitten
Awesome_Dude1926
Awesome_Dude1926

Let’s be real, we’ll all be Richer then jeff bezos.

9 tuntia sitten
Irrelevant
Irrelevant

Every Kurgesagt video has a question as it's title. Every question is different, but they generally all have the same answer - *very bad things*

10 tuntia sitten
Parallel Universes
Parallel Universes

There was once a king called "Midas," who, when he touched something, would turn said thing into gold. One day he stumble and fell, and everything died. The end.

11 tuntia sitten
___Ryan ___
___Ryan ___

What did I learn: *what happens if the Earth turned gold*

17 tuntia sitten
Get trolled...
Get trolled...

If i was gold i literally walk with my dust legs and sell myself for a car

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Joe Netick
Joe Netick

Answer: Don't trip

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Anggelo Leonardo Hurtado Ravines
Anggelo Leonardo Hurtado Ravines

6:17 this is the saddst part for me :,( poor little duck you can hear him :(

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Rahadian Farhan
Rahadian Farhan

It would absolutely hurt the economy

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khushi vibha
khushi vibha

I learned not to turn the earth into gold

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Asma Khan
Asma Khan

At 7:40 look at the board and actually read what it says it is hilarious 😂

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Mr Unsmiley
Mr Unsmiley

*hits blunt* bro.... what if the earth was like... made of gold? Kurzgesagt: way ahead of you G

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Jordy Jeur
Jordy Jeur

2:57 Kurzgesagt if your standing on earth's surface... Me: Where else would i be standing?

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Hussain butt Khushi Muhammad
Hussain butt Khushi Muhammad

I feel sad for every bird that died in the video

2 päivää sitten
Hussain butt Khushi Muhammad
Hussain butt Khushi Muhammad

I feel sad for every bird that died

2 päivää sitten
Pubix
Pubix

what i learned: earth = gold = bad

2 päivää sitten
盧嘉藍
盧嘉藍

This is just Midas but s c i e n c e

2 päivää sitten
MasBro
MasBro

I learned that gold is 20x denser then a duck

2 päivää sitten
DGX Games Y
DGX Games Y

Comedy + Science: Overpower Combo

3 päivää sitten
Haweater
Haweater

And I thought this video would outline how the economy would be wrecked by everyone being rich by surplus gold.

3 päivää sitten
imran musie
imran musie

bro what if he touched air?

3 päivää sitten
TheWhiteElement
TheWhiteElement

we learnt that midas doesn't learn does he

3 päivää sitten
Oorsmaal
Oorsmaal

1:25 is one of the more cruel bird deaths

3 päivää sitten
freecashnub
freecashnub

in this vedio i learned wealth is deadly🙃

3 päivää sitten
Noval Arifin
Noval Arifin

Moral of the Story : If you are Midas, don't stumble

3 päivää sitten
Demir yabancı
Demir yabancı

oh no Oh no OH no OH No OH NO

3 päivää sitten
jazz
jazz

Short answer: We all die

4 päivää sitten
Russell Dwyer lll
Russell Dwyer lll

So either Earth blows up Earth crashes in on itself Or gravity gets cranked up ×500 Either way all humans dead

4 päivää sitten
Nayuta Ito
Nayuta Ito

This is exactly what you observe when you play Universe Sandbox 2

4 päivää sitten
Lystra Taff
Lystra Taff

And all of this happend because a guy fell on a rock

4 päivää sitten
TheLegendoric
TheLegendoric

So What We learned is gold can kill :)

4 päivää sitten
Telugu Kings
Telugu Kings

Aliens: Voyager 1 misled us.

5 päivää sitten
Dusan Vickovic
Dusan Vickovic

3:44 moment is for some reason satisfing to me.

5 päivää sitten
レズンRaisin
レズンRaisin

What I learned? GIVE MIDUS GLOVES

5 päivää sitten
Andy M
Andy M

The exploding duck caught me so off guard I’m snorting watching a Kurzgesagt video

5 päivää sitten
M. D
M. D

I learned to not let Midas stumble or touch the ground

5 päivää sitten
DarcoVader
DarcoVader

could the golden plasma stuff theoretically become a new thicker atmosphere?

5 päivää sitten
Jouko Link
Jouko Link

Moral lesson: Kill Midas. So the earth won't turn gold.

5 päivää sitten
Theo Paquin
Theo Paquin

Random kid: I wish da world is gold! God: your wish Is granted! Kid: WOW DA WOWD IS GOWD AND I CAN FWY! 10 minutes later: kid: splats smashed on to the ground and explodes.

6 päivää sitten
Theo Paquin
Theo Paquin

as cheerful music plays "Everyone will get smashed into a red puddle"

6 päivää sitten
EternalCosmiX
EternalCosmiX

If midas existed everything around him even the air would turn into gold and he would die before any of this could happen

6 päivää sitten
RTC
RTC

The last one dont make any sense. 150 celcius will steam off the ocean causing increased pressure that could increase the temp further and ultimately melt gold itself at the end.

6 päivää sitten
CookieBlues
CookieBlues

Why you use duck everytime at every single video

6 päivää sitten
Zualtea Renthlei
Zualtea Renthlei

if the world turned into gold... Gonna be Midas all over again.

6 päivää sitten
Julian r
Julian r

What if only the crust is converted into gold? Maybe it's more interesting....??

6 päivää sitten
d a y d r e a m_
d a y d r e a m_

Kurzgesagt vids- Talking bout facts  Me- I usually hate facts but I don’t when it comes to kurzgesagt Other learning things- Talking about the exact same facts Me- When will this torture end😜😋

6 päivää sitten
Loya Aheibam
Loya Aheibam

“Earth getting destroyed" *Kalm music intensifies

6 päivää sitten
Random
Random

how big does the gold need to be to have the same gravity as earth?

6 päivää sitten
natasha luchy
natasha luchy

The neat sand progressively race because accountant strangely puncture midst a clean chocolate. abhorrent, nimble farm

6 päivää sitten
anti flop
anti flop

Kurzgesagt: we only work with serious things Also kurzgesagt: Gold is 20x denser than a duck

7 päivää sitten
CreationIsntGood
CreationIsntGood

Quick question Why does Midas look SO CUTE IN THIS ILLUSTRATION?!?!??

7 päivää sitten
Allen Wright
Allen Wright

That explains how the duck from the nuke video was made. 1:16

7 päivää sitten
Ethan Fletcher-Soars
Ethan Fletcher-Soars

i learnt a lot

7 päivää sitten
Emmanuel Onwuakpa
Emmanuel Onwuakpa

Can we just appreciate everything

8 päivää sitten
solar☆flight
solar☆flight

*let us know what it was* minecraft is superior to earth in gold

8 päivää sitten
Heinrich Meier
Heinrich Meier

All I learned is to be happy king Midas’s curse doesn’t exist

8 päivää sitten
NackDuck
NackDuck

It would be very shiny.

8 päivää sitten
Mihai Balan
Mihai Balan

Noita is watching 👀

8 päivää sitten
Funnyn't man
Funnyn't man

What I learned: Gold is 20 times more massive than a duck Midas Should be extremely careful when walking Kurzgesagt had no idea what they were doing Magic comes at a cost D O N O T F * * K W I T H P H Y S I C S

9 päivää sitten
AeroDome
AeroDome

*What have you done, Midas*

9 päivää sitten
RikiGames
RikiGames

4:37 The Earth is now a star which is brighter than the sun

9 päivää sitten
Bendy
Bendy

Maybe aliens had a midus touch and touched their planet and it exploded and some came here

9 päivää sitten
Ggdivhjkjl
Ggdivhjkjl

Who else feels sorry for Midas?

9 päivää sitten
robloxrandom CH
robloxrandom CH

BRUTAL !!!

9 päivää sitten
MachoManAlex YT
MachoManAlex YT

I would like to think that Midas touching the ground would only turn the element he touched in to gold

9 päivää sitten
nadia perveen
nadia perveen

I learend gold is evil

9 päivää sitten
HunterGaming9001
HunterGaming9001

My toilet would become gold for free

9 päivää sitten
Wim Van Lierde
Wim Van Lierde

Someone been playing evil genius 2 at Kurzgesacht

9 päivää sitten
Samuel Hodkin
Samuel Hodkin

what would happen to the moon when the plasma cloud covers the earth?

9 päivää sitten
VolcanoLava 123
VolcanoLava 123

Im pretty sure that shield volcanoes like Big Islans could stand much taller than typical mountains, because they are very flat due to their low viscosity lava

10 päivää sitten
zUltra
zUltra

Piglins would be happy

10 päivää sitten
Anthony Dell
Anthony Dell

Bro this video left me speechless. Guys don’t turn nothing into gold 🤣😂. Great video guys keep it up!

10 päivää sitten
Christian Rodrigues
Christian Rodrigues

I learned that turning the earth to gold is a terrible idea

10 päivää sitten
DrewCodez
DrewCodez

What people think when they touch grass:

11 päivää sitten
Kaden Williams
Kaden Williams

God I love this channel. I cannot stress enough how big of a nerd I am when it comes to science-related things so when I found this channel about a year ago, I knew it was time for me to rewrite my favorite YouTubers list.

11 päivää sitten
Söt Gråvarg
Söt Gråvarg

I learned that Midas was a fool

11 päivää sitten
[•Emii•]
[•Emii•]

I-

11 päivää sitten
Misha Purser
Misha Purser

"Gold is about 20x denser than a duck." You've just made this unit of measurement a very attractive concept! Sadly Monty Python beat you at creating the unit of measurement.

11 päivää sitten
Rutifer 132
Rutifer 132

TIL learned that gold is very dangerous

12 päivää sitten
Nathan Mather
Nathan Mather

For anyone who has ever wondered how much more dense is gold than a duck, this is your video.

12 päivää sitten
Muditha Nayanakumari
Muditha Nayanakumari

Don't turn planet's into gold or else's we will all die

12 päivää sitten
the running man
the running man

Midas:accidentally touches the earth earth:adios

12 päivää sitten
Oliver Glandberger
Oliver Glandberger

I laughed so damn hard. Absolutely loved this. HINT: Watch it @ 1.5x speed. It's hilarious.

12 päivää sitten
ABlazing
ABlazing

so i guess when Midas turned his daughter to gold she was 20x times denser huh- wonder why she wasn't compressed...

12 päivää sitten
JWM
JWM

What happens when you beat Noita.

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✨Enmelia ✨
✨Enmelia ✨

What if earth turned into gold 2.0: What if earth turned into earth

12 päivää sitten
Llamacorn butt
Llamacorn butt

I learned that humanity should never try to create magic

12 päivää sitten
xgothic_goblinx
xgothic_goblinx

How in the world do you calculate this😂

12 päivää sitten
James William
James William

What is the best way to make money from investing

12 päivää sitten
Marley Rose
Marley Rose

@DrNick Cage this sounds so interesting

12 päivää sitten
DrNick Cage
DrNick Cage

@Doriana Gonzalez I also started trading with Mrs. Tina, she's the best at what she does. With an initial investment of $1400 Canadian I made up to $5230 profit in just a week of trading with her, her strategies are mind-blowing.

12 päivää sitten
Doriana Gonzalez
Doriana Gonzalez

You've just made my day guys, I've lost so much trying to invest on my own

12 päivää sitten
James William
James William

@Patrick Robert thanks for the contact info ℹ️ , let me send message to her immediately

12 päivää sitten
Jennifer Jones
Jennifer Jones

I think the best way is to invest with a professional, at least it saves the trauma of too many losses This just surprised me because I also invest with Tina Turner

12 päivää sitten
Panther
Panther

Astronauts watching Earth turn into gold and explode: 😳

12 päivää sitten
Mikail Surya Abdi Wicaksono
Mikail Surya Abdi Wicaksono

Piglin from minecraft:Hello there

13 päivää sitten
Dr.Sarcasm
Dr.Sarcasm

All you would need is a water bucket lol

13 päivää sitten
Flagilament
Flagilament

The new Invincible season looking gory

13 päivää sitten
Ebony And Ivory
Ebony And Ivory

Midas’ touch was undone with running water tho.

13 päivää sitten
unOrdinaryYT
unOrdinaryYT

2:05 Americans will use anything other than the metric system

13 päivää sitten
Guido van Duivenbode
Guido van Duivenbode

Magic is just physics that havent been discovered

13 päivää sitten

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