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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    NOODLES ARE NEEDLES  7 hours back

    Thank you, for helping my biology project!

    • GamingWithMatt
      GamingWithMatt  1 days back

      So that means WW2 was actually the third world war

      • Till K.
        Till K.  2 days back

        Is this actually Happening? 🤔

        • Eli jakubowicz
          Eli jakubowicz  2 days back

          after humans, ants are the next most successful species in the world

          • Foxyfoxgames 227
            Foxyfoxgames 227  2 days back

            Queen:we need to block of the entrances
            Worker ant:what do we do?!?
            Queen ant:You have to put down the rocks and use your head
            Worker ant:OKEY DOCKEY!!!!!

            • Isaac of Thales
              Isaac of Thales  3 days back

              More ant videos

              • itachi quebrado ninja
                itachi quebrado ninja  4 days back

                TODDYNHO ESTAVA CERTO >:D

                • クロムート96
                  クロムート96  5 days back


                  • THE FALLACY HUNTER
                    THE FALLACY HUNTER  5 days back

                    At least their war will not threaten the earth

                    • Ion Huang
                      Ion Huang  6 days back

                      I just find it as personification when leaf cutter worker ants just hold army ants in place while their soldiers rip their heads off.

                      • The Peoples Republic Of Disney

                        Army ants over run there enemy’s with numbers.

                        The Soviet Union is pleased

                        • Necron
                          Necron  6 days back

                          These boys have some insane antics

                          • Desh Darkwolf
                            Desh Darkwolf  7 days back

                            solo lo vi en sugerencia el video y wow me enganche demasiado, yo pensaba que solamente atacaban por entrar a su territorio o algo asi :o

                            • Ronan Hayes
                              Ronan Hayes  7 days back

                              What would happen if they like : you know guys were all ants let's just stop fighting. so all ants stop fighting

                              • Fortune Master
                                Fortune Master  4 days back

                                Some might get upset, but it works only in fairy tales

                            • iron CYR
                              iron CYR  1 weeks back

                              Ants: have a war

                              Human world wars: *insolence*

                              • HeHe Boizzz
                                HeHe Boizzz  1 weeks back

                                *A n t s l i ke WaR*
                                Me: Wait.That exactly like us!

                                • BlueYakes
                                  BlueYakes  1 weeks back

                                  Grand Theft Anto

                                  • Belinda Wong
                                    Belinda Wong  1 weeks back

                                    Adolf Hitler - I WILL START MANY WARS

                                    Ants - Hold my beer

                                    *i don’t know how wars work*

                                    • Marmio64 Marmio64
                                      Marmio64 Marmio64  1 weeks back

                                      Total war: Ants when?

                                      • Dabbing Cat
                                        Dabbing Cat  1 weeks back

                                        If I see another type of ant attacking a leaf cutter I’mma smash them

                                        • carlos cardoso uchia
                                          carlos cardoso uchia  1 weeks back

                                          awesome video...

                                          • Demian Miguel Rached
                                            Demian Miguel Rached  1 weeks back

                                            Visualmente creo q se volvió mi video favorito

                                            • Rosalba Ibarra
                                              Rosalba Ibarra  1 weeks back

                                              This is crazy

                                              • D.O.A Moba
                                                D.O.A Moba  1 weeks back

                                                Did ants have their own Jesus, Buddha, Nelson Mandela, or Donald Trump? No, thats why we are special

                                                • Max Xenofontov
                                                  Max Xenofontov  2 weeks back

                                                  I NEED a videogame about this!

                                                  • Sobhan Gogoi
                                                    Sobhan Gogoi  2 weeks back

                                                    Army ant attack they said
                                                    Sometimes brains are better then brawl they said.
                                                    An ant with a square head- Say no more

                                                    • hurze
                                                      hurze  2 weeks back

                                                      I wanna eat their larvae

                                                      • haklısın ama
                                                        haklısın ama  2 weeks back

                                                        Scott lang is like

                                                        • Abylaikhan Kaldybek
                                                          Abylaikhan Kaldybek  2 weeks back

                                                          Really interesting. Thanks for Russian subtiters

                                                          • A_can_of_my_favorite_drink

                                                            Damn, Ants are Metal af

                                                            • Blockof Witches
                                                              Blockof Witches  2 weeks back

                                                              It’s funny to think about the people who just watched these ants live their lives to bring this information

                                                              • Ultimate Forge
                                                                Ultimate Forge  2 weeks back

                                                                So..... ants are literally just small people?

                                                                • Javier Gallegos
                                                                  Javier Gallegos  2 weeks back

                                                                  *this is why i want to be a ant*

                                                                  • Rizal exe
                                                                    Rizal exe  2 weeks back

                                                                    Kenapa pas gambar peta ,pulau negara Indonesia cuma garis2 ?

                                                                    • Larry Cosmoc, The Brownie Man

                                                                      "A single ant is pretty useless, but together can achieve stunning feats."
                                                                      -Apes- Ants together strong

                                                                      • Yusti Arumni
                                                                        Yusti Arumni  2 weeks back

                                                                        Army ants:lets steal the food of this colony
                                                                        Square boi:im gonna stop this ant whole career

                                                                        • EDCHRIS Hanopol
                                                                          EDCHRIS Hanopol  2 weeks back

                                                                          Ants wages war against each other. While humans just pisses on them haha.

                                                                          • Saimah Ali
                                                                            Saimah Ali  2 weeks back

                                                                            Army ants are good but there protecting there larvae

                                                                            • Elenicia Santos
                                                                              Elenicia Santos  2 weeks back

                                                                              faz dos termites

                                                                              • Weird Kid
                                                                                Weird Kid  2 weeks back

                                                                                What if there will be a evolution of ants where they team up with eachother and kill humans🤔

                                                                                • Fried chicken Watermelon

                                                                                  What are his animations

                                                                                • jayvhon calma
                                                                                  jayvhon calma  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Ants invented warfare humans are about or have perfected it

                                                                                  • Shees Sajjad Gul
                                                                                    Shees Sajjad Gul  2 weeks back


                                                                                    • Patatamanjhui
                                                                                      Patatamanjhui  2 weeks back

                                                                                      You imagine a Nazi ant? Lol

                                                                                      • Encep Jones
                                                                                        Encep Jones  2 weeks back

                                                                                        So basicaly, army ant is the mongols of ant world

                                                                                        • patrix201 guajardo salazar

                                                                                          Si se basara un juego con esta animasion bista desde arriba se aria un buen juego

                                                                                          • Will Zhao
                                                                                            Will Zhao  2 weeks back

                                                                                            AntsCanada is his own army