The World War of the Ants – The Army Ant

  • Published: 11 August 2019
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    Every day billions of soldiers fight a merciless war on thousands of fronts, that has been going on for over one hundred million years: The world war of the ants.

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  • Fahim Play roblox and more games

    Went the ant gas come
    Ant:sniff* what is this
    Army ant:this is danger gas
    They die

    • Lorenzo Prencipe
      Lorenzo Prencipe  1 days back

      Where is Italian subtitles?! :'(

      • ZoZm 111
        ZoZm 111  1 days back

        I thought the greatest war is between bacteriophages and bacterias?

        • Lord Odysseus
          Lord Odysseus  2 days back

          For anyone who's looking for a video game like this, They are Billions is the closest I can think of.

          • Vu My Linh
            Vu My Linh  2 days back


            • Bloomy Boo
              Bloomy Boo  3 days back

              sWARm HAHAHAGAAHAHHAHAA kill me

              • Amedeo Ambrini
                Amedeo Ambrini  3 days back

                Mancano i sottotitoli

                • atharva Mohite
                  atharva Mohite  3 days back

                  That is the movie we want

                  • Coka-cola
                    Coka-cola  3 days back

                    But the thing is how do they get out of their bunker? ( The workers with big heads)

                    • SHADOW Gamer YT SHADOW Gamer YT

                      Make a video about,fire anta

                      • Gabriele Biancato
                        Gabriele Biancato  4 days back

                        But sub ita? 😔

                        • Kia Hoti
                          Kia Hoti  4 days back

                          I wish the commentator would be someone with an American accent because this British one dear Lord 😂

                          • Thel 'Vadam
                            Thel 'Vadam  5 days back

                            Massive warhammer 40k vibes

                            • Dont mind me Chaos and more chaos passing through

                              Nobody .

                              Me: casually feeds ants a hot dog i droped

                              Ants: oh god were being attacked go go !

                              Legitly 5 seconds later

                              Ants : oh this is good food

                              • RedDogge
                                RedDogge  6 days back

                                Pheidole obtusospinosa boi: *blocks entrance*

                                Army ants: *mission failed we’ll get em next time*

                                • Lucas Dias
                                  Lucas Dias  6 days back

                                  Sem palavras para descrever o quanto fico grato por fazer um vídeo assim e ainda legendar em português, muito obrigado!!!

                                  • Milhem Abohasen
                                    Milhem Abohasen  6 days back

                                    A grenade for us, is the Tsar Bomba for ants

                                    • Th3zombimaker8
                                      Th3zombimaker8  7 days back

                                      There were carpenter ants in our vacuum we released them to our front yard and i remember seeing a colony there yeah that happend

                                      • Oanh Ngo
                                        Oanh Ngo  1 weeks back

                                        3:51 so cute

                                        • Pimpona plays Ramos
                                          Pimpona plays Ramos  1 weeks back


                                          • GrandPrixMaster
                                            GrandPrixMaster  1 weeks back

                                            sind hier keine Deutschen?!

                                            Meldet euch mal!!!!!!

                                            • Cyanide
                                              Cyanide  1 weeks back

                                              These are no match for my bathroom slippers

                                              • CARLISLE GAMING SUBSCRIBE NOW!

                                                OUR STRATEGY FOR WAR IF LOSING *HIDING*

                                                ANTS: *RUNS IN CIRCLES*

                                                • Silver Ki
                                                  Silver Ki  2 weeks back

                                                  It felt like I was watching a ww

                                                  • Charlie Yang
                                                    Charlie Yang  2 weeks back

                                                    World War III has already started. It's just on a much smaller scale.

                                                    • Paw Kler
                                                      Paw Kler  2 weeks back

                                                      It would be smarter for the leaf cutter ants to create barricades, while the soldiers and other worker ants are fighting the army ants. That way, not only did they save their colony, but the army ants just wasted thousands of their own soldiers.

                                                      • Thanh Nguyen
                                                        Thanh Nguyen  2 weeks back

                                                        Ants will go to Mars before us

                                                        • Makise Kuristina
                                                          Makise Kuristina  2 weeks back

                                                          URRRRRRAAAAAAAA! FOR QUEEN AND COLONY!

                                                          • Ray Tam
                                                            Ray Tam  2 weeks back

                                                            "No Ants Were Harmed in the Making of This Video"

                                                            • Khanatos
                                                              Khanatos  2 weeks back

                                                              Army ants are like the mongols then?

                                                              • Ville _delta
                                                                Ville _delta  2 weeks back

                                                                Hears about army ant:hmmmmmmmm Soviet Union anyone

                                                                • Mark joe De guzman
                                                                  Mark joe De guzman  2 weeks back

                                                                  The larva of the bees

                                                                  • Windows 7 Fanatic 2013
                                                                    Windows 7 Fanatic 2013  2 weeks back

                                                                    I wish i was an army ant!

                                                                    • IDAREALDOGE !
                                                                      IDAREALDOGE !  2 weeks back

                                                                      I got chills when I whatched the
                                                                      ThIs video

                                                                      • Vladimir Dragonov
                                                                        Vladimir Dragonov  2 weeks back

                                                                        In the grimdarkness of the ant world, there is only war

                                                                        • GAMER Abhi
                                                                          GAMER Abhi  2 weeks back

                                                                          Ant are more warfull than human

                                                                          • david trujillo
                                                                            david trujillo  2 weeks back

                                                                            In the grim darkness of the small present
                                                                            there is only war...

                                                                            • Spacesloth44 •—•
                                                                              Spacesloth44 •—•  2 weeks back

                                                                              Hah, those dumb ants, always warring against one another, without worrying about the casualties. Those idiots, so uncivilized. They should be more like humans. *tisking*

                                                                              • Max / Pampi
                                                                                Max / Pampi  2 weeks back

                                                                                Why are the German subtitles x 4?
                                                                                It's hard to watch the video, because the subtitles steal a big part of the screen.

                                                                                • Plaid PVCPipe
                                                                                  Plaid PVCPipe  3 weeks back

                                                                                  1:05 So Ants are to Insects in a way that Humans are to Mammals?

                                                                                  • Arigadatred
                                                                                    Arigadatred  3 weeks back

                                                                                    I'm guessing it would be like this for humans, too, if the other kinds of human hadn't all mysteriously disappeared.

                                                                                    • Random RHINO
                                                                                      Random RHINO  3 weeks back

                                                                                      Wasp: *has a potentially deadly stinger
                                                                                      Also wasp: nah I'm gunna bite ant

                                                                                      • Kevin Thiemann
                                                                                        Kevin Thiemann  3 weeks back

                                                                                        Videotitel auf deutsch, Sprache auf englisch = Daumen runter 👎🏼

                                                                                        • Chi Phan. D
                                                                                          Chi Phan. D  3 weeks back

                                                                                          you standing there watching ants colonies moving around gather food, do you feel like a god?

                                                                                          • Biswajit Nath
                                                                                            Biswajit Nath  3 weeks back

                                                                                            who knew ants know the art of war better than humans!

                                                                                            • The Real Earth
                                                                                              The Real Earth  3 weeks back

                                                                                              Then why dont us humans declare war on ants?

                                                                                              • Eduardo Paredes
                                                                                                Eduardo Paredes  3 weeks back

                                                                                                This looks like a warhammer 40k video