The Most Dangerous Stuff in the Universe - Strange Stars Explained

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Inside neutron stars we can find the weirdest and most dangerous substance in the universe: Strange matter. What is strange matter, how dangerous is it and what can it tell us about the origin of the universe?
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Felix Reuß
Felix Reuß Vor 8 Tage
Yo i thought of a way how humankind could survive the cold-death of the universe. I know its just a theory but please follow me on this. So we know if humans survive long enough we can become an atleast type 2 society. If we get this far we could decompose dead stars and gas planets drive them both together and create a star artificially. I must admit i know very little about it but it could be possible. I mean we could create a dyson sphere or smthng around it and transport it via an hyperspace engine to a gas planet decompose both and see the star form it self. With decompose i mean blowing them up but with much less boom ya know? Maybe a laser of sorts or other things. Its crazy i know but it sounds great in theory. Waht do you think? Let me know ^^
cyka neu
cyka neu Vor 11 Tage
Jenny Scott
Jenny Scott Vor 12 Tage
Thank you 😊 for your support and your name and the best for your as well as your own personality
Pandasss Vor 18 Tage
What happens if it toishes a human? Will it turn us to superheroes 😂 ?
Anthony Umana-Paniagua
Anthony Umana-Paniagua Vor 26 Tage
I past the 6th grade 😀
Agust Pendragon
Agust Pendragon Vor Stunde
Why strange quark MUST to transform any thing? If it was in grand tube.
Mystic The Mythic
Mystic The Mythic Vor 5 Stunden
ITS NERd TIMe Okay heres a theory, if matter is made of up and down quarks, and the strange matter is made of strange quarks, what if there are other types of matter made of the other types of quarks? Like top matter, or bottom matter or charm matter? What if dark and exotic matter may be made of those other quarks? Like exotic matter be made of charm quarks and dark matter is made of top and bottom quarks?
ruwiki Vor Tag
before the world kills me I kill myself
Luigi Cotocea
Luigi Cotocea Vor Tag
That how will throw trash in future convert to trash
Gouri Pal Sarkar
Gouri Pal Sarkar Vor Tag
Can u plss make video on general relativity
Christian Daniac
Christian Daniac Vor Tag
What if we are the strange matter conciously unconciously?
Tyrique Daniel
Tyrique Daniel Vor Tag
@kurzgesagt> info graphics
cgwworldministries Vor Tag
How ... Biblical. And the name of the star is called Wormwood: and the third part of the waters became wormwood; and many men died of the waters, because they were made bitter. Revelations 8:11 so that's how it's going to end... How interesting my Bible predicted this before scientists.
flat world
flat world Vor Tag
The only universe that exists is the firmament of the flat earth and the luminary AKA? star. 🌟 😳💭
Ben Mitchell
Ben Mitchell Vor Tag
Theoretical physics wew
Random Guy
Random Guy Vor Tag
Wouldn't the black hole turn into a strange black hole?
Greg Warrener
Greg Warrener Vor Tag
wow this guy actually seems inteligent. its to bad he believes in carbon dating. carbon date a man made diamond for me. oh it depends on the environment? yeah so you have no clue. 50 gjillion years ago studies have shown lmao. his fallacy lies in trusting other men's word.
hirschlord Vor Tag
How to switch to german language ?
SupercraftD Vor Tag
0:50 "but we'll provide you with further reading" judging from the huge piles in the video, no thanks. *After watching the video* Y'know, I think I'll take that reading
*Очень интересно! Спасибо!*
Geetha Geetha
Geetha Geetha Vor 2 Tage
Randy Vines
Randy Vines Vor 2 Tage
Why do I always go away with another worry in my life every time I’m on this channel
Crazyface18 Vor 2 Tage
Looks like they couldn’t handle the neutron style
Eddie Poole
Eddie Poole Vor 2 Tage
gibts das auch auf deutsch?
Nicolomeus Vor 2 Tage
nicht auf deutsch....dislike
Michael Bishop
Michael Bishop Vor 2 Tage
Observation pretty much disproves all of this bullshit.
Lavi Hayoun
Lavi Hayoun Vor 2 Tage
if we manage to solidify it , we will probably get infinity stones
Benjamin Seidlitz
Benjamin Seidlitz Vor 2 Tage
kirdiekirdie Vor 3 Tage
German title, German channel name but English content?
WaeWae Vor 2 Tage
The original title is english DEwomen just translated it in your prefered language
Ali Kazmi
Ali Kazmi Vor 3 Tage
This is so cool it’s almost like homeschool it’s so much fun
Logical Dark
Logical Dark Vor 3 Tage
Stranger Things Season 3 buu bu buu bu bu bu buh buh
qwerty uiop
qwerty uiop Vor 3 Tage
Strange bean
00rphb Vor 3 Tage
Don't we need strange matter to make an Alcubierre drive? We gotta get some and make it work, because to colonise the universe we gotta go super-luminal
00rphb Vor 2 Tage
@Philipp Ramolla well I know it have a negative mass, which is really cool, I could use some of that myself. But as for this "exotic matter" he talked about, I am not convinced it exist, as most of the things on this sight it is highly speculative. In general I don't believe in anything I can't see or deduce from reason and dark matter, just like dark energy are simply ad-hoc variables added to our equations in order for them to make sense. Ad hoc solutions are dubious at best. A better theory would be one who can explain gravity without resorting to unobservable constructs such as dark matter. Once we get that theory we can basically throw everything we currently know about the universe out with the garbage. But for now, the all important mission is that we adhere to the principle of anthropocentrism. Humans are the only thing that matter, and every effort we make should be towards the betterment of mankind. What can we use this speculative nonsense on? Fusion power would be great, really great, but if it is not useful (for mankind) it is not important. That is a razor more important than both Occam's and Newtons flaming laser sword.
Philipp Ramolla
Philipp Ramolla Vor 2 Tage
I think its exotic matter which is needed for that drive
Reaper!Sans a.k.a. God of Death
Reaper!Sans a.k.a. God of Death Vor 3 Tage
I would like to get australium professional killstreak strange star.
A-star puri
A-star puri Vor 3 Tage
Contact Christopher Nolan i found him a movie script to make
Gotato Paming
Gotato Paming Vor 3 Tage
-maze bean- *death bean*
Nexus James
Nexus James Vor 4 Tage
Kurzgesagt is basically Optical [GD] in disguise.
E Syone
E Syone Vor 4 Tage
If strange matter converted everything it touches wouldn't it just convert the whole neutron start into strange matter? It could happen slowly.
Demonic Axeman
Demonic Axeman Vor 4 Tage
Better to have stars become black holes rather than neutron stars that can collide with other stars that could spread strange space fungus across the galaxy.
Bronza Bronzovich
Bronza Bronzovich Vor 4 Tage
1:20 Me with my class
Sarai Rodriquez
Sarai Rodriquez Vor 4 Tage
Thanos:I killed half the universe Strange matter: hold my beer
Jose BERGER Vor 4 Tage
The difference between a strange quark and a down quark is strange quarks have a little less Than double the mass of a down quark, so why dont Up quarks become charm quarks like down quarks become strange quarks
Jackie Gunter
Jackie Gunter Vor 5 Tage
A thing that teaches us and kill us at the same time? Sounds like when gunpowder were first invented.
Jackie Gunter
Jackie Gunter Vor 5 Tage
At 4:02 , as all things should be.
kez_ h
kez_ h Vor 5 Tage
It's a bit funny that people get paid to speculate on space like that lol like its never happened and probably wont happen. Money please 🤑
Anthony Valdivieso
Anthony Valdivieso Vor 5 Tage
That's it. In college I'm going to get a double PhD in quantum physics
jokitalinda10 Vor 5 Tage
Why are the english subtitles so fancy?
Vincent Cruz
Vincent Cruz Vor 5 Tage
So what youre saying is... Dormammu is real?
Mr Rams
Mr Rams Vor 5 Tage
Matter , strange matter,dark matter ,exotic matter,anti matter and now quark matter
beata uryszek
beata uryszek Vor 6 Tage
4:05 *Perfectly balanced - as all things should be.*
Aileen lanip
Aileen lanip Vor 6 Tage
Why anti matters cant destroy strange quarks?
Collsal Cranks
Collsal Cranks Vor 6 Tage
Can u do a video about how to pronounce your name
Marshmello king 101
Marshmello king 101 Vor 6 Tage
4:18 Sounds like a Sci-Fi movie.
Евгений Эдельман
Евгений Эдельман Vor 7 Tage
1:56 Qua
Jim Gu
Jim Gu Vor 7 Tage
Yeah,It's cool..... Or not,I cannot even understand one sentence......
루이스 Vor 7 Tage
Esté canal es oro 🔥🔥
LeTtRrZ Vor 7 Tage
I think if strangelets really we’re flying around, we would have seen at least one star get infected by now. I don’t think we have ever seen any anomalous conversions by stars to strange stars.
Sr G
Sr G Vor 7 Tage
nothing is beyond my imagination even reality its self
Is this guy actually a scientist or just reading this of wiki?
Great. Now we have a sub-nuclear plague.
GamingInside 1
GamingInside 1 Vor 8 Tage
So one drop of strange quark will make the sun smaller? What if this will happen in the next 5 billion years when the sun is a lot bigger.Will it be the size of the sun in the present?Will the quark make the sun stable again? Will it make the sun live more?
no Vor 8 Tage
So I will just shot it at planet and destroy it... Ideal weapon created
Metin Bogaz
Metin Bogaz Vor 8 Tage
Why does it look like the thing in Ricks portal gun? Coincidence? I think not!
Dvrtagnan crossland
Dvrtagnan crossland Vor 8 Tage
I love this muhfuckas voice no homo
Ty Ice Blaze
Ty Ice Blaze Vor 8 Tage
Kurzgesagt: This substance is capable of death within natural resources. Me: I'm never going outside again.. Strange boi: wHaT wHy nO0 i nEeD maH f0d
Scarecrow Studios
Scarecrow Studios Vor 9 Tage
6:20 Rick, I Think Your portal Gun Is Malfunctioning
Doppler Vor 9 Tage
basically rick and morty, think about the truth behind some thoughts that involve some thinks and research on your own
Satya Panigrahi
Satya Panigrahi Vor 9 Tage
Frightening, mesmerizing and absolutely beautiful.😍
Putri putriii
Putri putriii Vor 9 Tage
Putri putriii
Putri putriii Vor 9 Tage
Roasted Toast
Roasted Toast Vor 9 Tage
4:06 thanos:as everything should be...
Chief Hamhawk
Chief Hamhawk Vor 10 Tage
“All the empty space is now filled with particles that really don’t want to be close to each other.” You just summarized every school dance ever
Sage Blyth
Sage Blyth Vor 10 Tage
2:19 That's the cutest thing I've seen today
SirDoi Vor 10 Tage
Did Dr. Strange make this matter to bend rules?
Shounak Kale
Shounak Kale Vor 10 Tage
Very nice video
Charmaine Russell
Charmaine Russell Vor 11 Tage
I would like to forget about strangelets....
MrMoticuko Vor 11 Tage
Stranger Things confirmed
Kelsang Gyudzhin
Kelsang Gyudzhin Vor 11 Tage
2:31 Oh god their little faces I love them I just can't even XD
Kutluhan Bilgeşah Bayzan
Kutluhan Bilgeşah Bayzan Vor 11 Tage
What if humans use strangelets for weapon world and galaxy is be die.
Iustinian Motac
Iustinian Motac Vor 11 Tage
Thank you for existing.
Taufik Nur Rahmanda
Taufik Nur Rahmanda Vor 12 Tage
I have a different though about this. I think the core of neutron star is a very small singularity and maybe that's a dark matter; no light can illuminate it and it's not harmful, it bends space and time but can't interact with physical thing because of its size. This is just my hypothesis though.
TheFamousArthur Vor 12 Tage
Where are CHARM, BOTTOM, and TOP quarks?
Albert25012501 Vor 12 Tage
So....that would be a really bad idea to forge THAT hammer for Thor.....
Cassia Chloe
Cassia Chloe Vor 12 Tage
this animator must smoke a lot of dmt its beautiful
Bianca Pilichi
Bianca Pilichi Vor 12 Tage
Kurzgesagt's videos always give me a slight, ancestral anxiety
mtilford Vor 12 Tage
So...Strange matter might work like Vonnegut's "Ice-9?" Between this and the potentially lurking vacuum decay catastrophe, I don't even know why I put on pants anymore.
윤우성 Vor 12 Tage
Dan Cooper
Dan Cooper Vor 12 Tage
I'm not going to worry about it.
Eurus Vor 12 Tage
doctor strange: hOLD MY BEER
P G Vor 12 Tage
So that is a tiberium.
keith dunham
keith dunham Vor 12 Tage
really an ad about tat stupid ark in kentucky ??
SCRUMB Vor 12 Tage
Strange matter: *Exist* Dr strange: Strange up boi!
Nathan Stene
Nathan Stene Vor 13 Tage
Hey, I study physics in Brussels and I'm reading a few scientific articles on the subject. In particular, it's been 35 years we know strangelets are not dangerous whatsoever. Here it is, supported by all background and calculations you might want to check : "If quark matter with strangeness is bound, then energetically it can grow indefinitely by absorbing nucleons. On might at first think that quark matter would be dangerous in contact with ordinary matter, but this is not the case. [...] To balance the chemical potential difference, there will be an almost equal electrostatic potential of +50MeV at the surface of (and throughout) a nugget of quark matter, this potential will be more than adequate to repel positively charged nuclei at ordinary temperatures or at reasonably low velocities. Quark matter is in this respect no more dangerous than oxygen." Edward Witten, "Cosmic separation of phases", Physical Review D,1984 Also, I have checked your source for your "end of the world" theory - your source EXPLICITELY says the scenario is unlikely because it would mean having negatively charged strangelets. Once again I'm a bit disappointed by the way you guys transmit scientific information.
XL Gamer
XL Gamer Vor 13 Tage
Wait he if a strange matter enter to our atmosphere so it will transform our atmosphere to strangemoshper so it is meaning........... SmOkE wEeD eVeRyDaY (don't use weed for you and people who loves you) (Sorry for bad my bad english there is can be mistakes)
Da Drumma
Da Drumma Vor 13 Tage
Maybe strange matter is the ultimate form of existence and we're fools to resist assimilation.
LegendaryDoge Vor 13 Tage
How to make this video 2 second long Strange Matter is Strange
Adasha Stewart
Adasha Stewart Vor 13 Tage
Being that black holes are possibly natural universal time machines I don't know if throwing strange matter into one is a good idea if we had the means to do so. You're literally shooting in the dark
World Shell
World Shell Vor 13 Tage
Who knows this strange stuff can be used as unlimited power source that could disobey thermodynamic laws
Depopa Vor 13 Tage
thanks for the anxiety
Fancy Hotdog
Fancy Hotdog Vor 13 Tage
Kurzgesagt: Perfectly dense, perfectly stable, indestructible. My brain: *Perfectly balanced, as all things should be*
Regine Young
Regine Young Vor 13 Tage
Aristides e a Galáxia
Aristides e a Galáxia Vor 13 Tage
Boy !!
Boy !! Vor 13 Tage
Warum ist da ein Fidget Spinner im Thumbnail ? English: Why is there a Fidget Spinner in the Thumbnail ?
MLG Master
MLG Master Vor 13 Tage
If you think we’re gonna freeze to death without a brilliant bright sun come to Manchester we don’t see the sun we see gray gray gray
MLG Master
MLG Master Vor 13 Tage
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