The World War of the Ants – The Army Ant

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  • 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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  • A person watching youtube

    can an army ant match my slipper?

    • A person watching youtube

      can an army ant match my slipper?

      • Clem Ian
        Clem Ian  4 hours back

        We need ant eater pls

        • Opzs Gamer
          Opzs Gamer  4 hours back

          Ants:
          WIGGLE WIGGLE WIGGLE WIGGLE WIGGLE WIGGLE WIGGLE

          • Aden playz
            Aden playz  14 hours back

            0:28 thx there’s me :D

            • Rinalds Awesomeness178 Gaming

              they all wont even bother to raid the army ants but the army ants raid them

              • Jayden Noone
                Jayden Noone  1 days back

                List of world wars:

                WW1
                WW2





                WWAnt

                • 2ndJ3ss3 Fl0ur1t3
                  2ndJ3ss3 Fl0ur1t3  2 days back

                  "Some groups just don't get along."
                  Like the terrorists and their leader, Soleimani. They don't get along with anyone. Good thing Soleimani is dead.

                  • FruityBooty
                    FruityBooty  2 days back

                    I'm scared

                    • James Valenzuela
                      James Valenzuela  2 days back

                      I would be super scary if they can make nukes

                      • Lukas C
                        Lukas C  3 days back

                        Is this... Kahoot music??

                        • Ryu Ryu
                          Ryu Ryu  3 days back

                          I love this

                          • Eitan Elkana-Hale
                            Eitan Elkana-Hale  3 days back

                            Error 4:04 HE HAPP!

                            • cho yiu ho
                              cho yiu ho  3 days back

                              美术好漂亮

                              • TM CPG
                                TM CPG  3 days back

                                1980: "I bet we will have flying cars in the future!"
                                2020: *JIMMY THE ARMY ANTS ARE BACK GET YOUR [email protected] HEAD AT THE ENTRANCE*

                                • ThePikmania
                                  ThePikmania  4 days back

                                  Total War: Ants

                                  • Explosive Cyndaquil
                                    Explosive Cyndaquil  4 days back

                                    AntCanada would love to watch this

                                    • Chu Nguyen
                                      Chu Nguyen  4 days back

                                      but what about WWIII

                                      • Halo Man59
                                        Halo Man59  5 days back

                                        "humans have disided war isn't something they want anymore"
                                        Every one in 2020: hold my beer

                                        • The bad time Guy
                                          The bad time Guy  6 days back

                                          Meanwhile at YouTube:
                                          *MERG DOES ANT SIMULATOR NO HIT BATTLE ROYALE BEING THE LAST ANT ALIVE*

                                          • skull 7668
                                            skull 7668  7 days back

                                            COOL😎😎😎

                                            • G M
                                              G M  1 weeks back

                                              What is ant the answer is war

                                              • Cringe Central
                                                Cringe Central  1 weeks back

                                                Ant: fight in my house

                                                My Mom: *Its all because of that damn phone!*

                                                • Sabin Rai
                                                  Sabin Rai  1 weeks back

                                                  I want more video of antibiotics war

                                                  • Rafael Pérez
                                                    Rafael Pérez  1 weeks back

                                                    5/7

                                                    • Chess Express
                                                      Chess Express  1 weeks back

                                                      “Humans decided not to fight anymore”
                                                      Me: *Staring at the millions of refugees that fled from their country due to war*

                                                      • Krto Slovenija
                                                        Krto Slovenija  1 weeks back

                                                        So war ants are mongols in ant world

                                                        • Blox Play
                                                          Blox Play  1 weeks back

                                                          Great video making! a work of art! Love the educational videos about nature.

                                                          • Mohd zakir hussain
                                                            Mohd zakir hussain  2 weeks back

                                                            My only wish they don't end up with nuclear warfare

                                                            • Giraffeman
                                                              Giraffeman  2 weeks back

                                                              AntsCanada approves

                                                              • Andrew Saxon
                                                                Andrew Saxon  2 weeks back

                                                                6:58 hahahahahahahahahahahahaha

                                                                • hannah marie
                                                                  hannah marie  2 weeks back

                                                                  this video made me itchy

                                                                  • Kaiser Wilhelm II.
                                                                    Kaiser Wilhelm II.  2 weeks back

                                                                    *ww3 begins*


                                                                    Ants:Ameteurs

                                                                    • Bartek Goluch
                                                                      Bartek Goluch  2 weeks back

                                                                      Polska

                                                                      • —eclipse. xpc
                                                                        —eclipse. xpc  2 weeks back

                                                                        *_T H E Y G O I N T O C R I S I S M O D E_*

                                                                        • Chris Lei
                                                                          Chris Lei  2 weeks back

                                                                          warum sinddie titel und beschreibung in deutsch, aber video in english?!

                                                                          • mrblue gameislife
                                                                            mrblue gameislife  2 weeks back

                                                                            what if humans are small we can help ants but they are neutral to us

                                                                            • Car Guy
                                                                              Car Guy  2 weeks back

                                                                              world war ant? WHERES THE BANZAI SHOUT FROM THE JAPANESE?

                                                                              • DANIEL RODRIGUEZ
                                                                                DANIEL RODRIGUEZ  2 weeks back

                                                                                honestly kinda pumped for world war ant

                                                                                • HYDRO LK1V1
                                                                                  HYDRO LK1V1  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Не пойму, почему описание и название видео - на русском, а само видео на английском.

                                                                                  • ChefBrad, The Blue Fam
                                                                                    ChefBrad, The Blue Fam  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Army ants are small, but their majors and super majors are not.

                                                                                    • UltimateSaft
                                                                                      UltimateSaft  2 weeks back

                                                                                      I always thought that humans were the only species dumb enough to kill each other because they arent the same. Guess ants are even worse

                                                                                      • Стефан Лазаревић

                                                                                        Nobody:

                                                                                        Ants: Hey, let's just kill each other forever without any reason

                                                                                      • ZikiWiki
                                                                                        ZikiWiki  2 weeks back

                                                                                        This video is almost perfect. I would really like if this videos had the real pic of the ant also. Other wise this is my favorite video & l have seen all your videos. Thank you for your great work ❗️❤️

                                                                                        • Master Chafa
                                                                                          Master Chafa  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Ants: we are in a constant state of war. And from time to time, a giant damages our hive with a stick. Life is weird you know

                                                                                          • Antivirus Resistance
                                                                                            Antivirus Resistance  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Will you make an ant game with these graphics? Ants are my favourite animals😍😍