What Are You?

  • Published: 31 May 2016
  • What Are You?

    So. Are you your body? And if so, how exactly does this work? Lets explore lots of confusing questions.

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    • WonderfulNightowl
      WonderfulNightowl  1 weeks back

      @[LGND] Bropro-_- -_- are u begging?

    • [LGND] Bropro-_- -_-
      [LGND] Bropro-_- -_-  1 weeks back

      I am too poor to get u r merch sry( do u think this boy is going to buy u r merch unless its free -_- )

    • Anhad thukral
      Anhad thukral  3 weeks back

      Kurzgesagt:what are you
      Me:genetic homo sapean

    • Ak3
      Ak3  2 months back

      Great job! <3

  • megha k
    megha k  2 hours back

    didn't answer the question finally.

    • Surge _
      Surge _  7 hours back

      “No one”

      • soos ູ
        soos ູ  8 hours back

        Shit dude, im confused

        • Zedric Torreverde
          Zedric Torreverde  12 hours back

          "What are you?"

          An idiot sandwhich

          • whynottalklikeapirat
            whynottalklikeapirat  13 hours back

            Of course I am my body. Whatever the fuck else would I be? A pensive fart? A mist of feelings? A hobo stove?

            • Oliver Zhang
              Oliver Zhang  16 hours back

              2:10 Haha no! I am at x2 speed.

              • zippidyzap
                zippidyzap  16 hours back

                3:14 there are a hela lot of cells

                • zippidyzap
                  zippidyzap  16 hours back

                  so that means that when someone says that your mum gey
                  you can't say no u back?

                  • jisungie is my uwu
                    jisungie is my uwu  21 hours back

                    4:25 i am you, i see me in you~

                    • Cum Lasagna
                      Cum Lasagna  23 hours back

                      I'm... I'm a human? I'm an alien? Clump of cells? A brain with a body? Body with a brain? Guess we'll never know.

                      • Makebelieve.person
                        Makebelieve.person  1 days back

                        A disappointment, that’s what I am

                        • Rocskatu
                          Rocskatu  1 days back

                          The lesson of the story: The mitochondria is the powerplant of the cell

                          • Kaveri Murugesan
                            Kaveri Murugesan  1 days back

                            Now , i am confused,how did I end up here?

                            • ARTYS.SPACE
                              ARTYS.SPACE  2 days back

                              HEY DON'T CUT THE LITTLE CHICKEN LIKE THAT

                              • Lazinius
                                Lazinius  2 days back

                                An idiot sandwich.

                                • 2 brain cells
                                  2 brain cells  2 days back

                                  But your soul and your body are different. Are body's are like a tools we use. So as much as we change are bodies you're soul will still be the same.

                                  • Are you sure you entered your name correctly?

                                    What am I... Oh wait never mind I'm an God lol.

                                    • Brodie Tyler
                                      Brodie Tyler  2 days back

                                      I’m 9 so I went through ~120-130 trillion cells

                                      • Vance Carter
                                        Vance Carter  2 days back

                                        You are your consciousness where ever that is.

                                        • Lone Ghost _/\__/\_
                                          Lone Ghost _/\__/\_  2 days back

                                          Alien maybe maybe not who cares

                                          • Kan - Edgy
                                            Kan - Edgy  3 days back

                                            One thing to say. *W H A T T H E F UC K*

                                            • Trigun Shergill
                                              Trigun Shergill  3 days back


                                              • ranger1halt
                                                ranger1halt  3 days back

                                                4:30 Derp derpity derp derp derp derp

                                                • Stolen Password
                                                  Stolen Password  3 days back

                                                  Personally, I feel like the body is biologically grown tool used by the brain to survive, your brain (and brainstem) is you and your body is just that, an object you own that grew alongside the brain to aid it.

                                                  • Weeaboo Jones
                                                    Weeaboo Jones  3 days back

                                                    Nothing like an existential crisis for breakfast

                                                    • 5upremists
                                                      5upremists  3 days back

                                                      How does an ant carry a leaf,what does it feel like?

                                                      • 5upremists
                                                        5upremists  3 days back

                                                        This is creepy

                                                        • KEVIN2 SIXFIVEMONEY FLAT EARTH

                                                          The most high is your answer

                                                          • The Top Banana!
                                                            The Top Banana!  4 days back

                                                            I’m a couch potato

                                                            • Jade Childers
                                                              Jade Childers  4 days back

                                                              Sciencey Buddhism

                                                              • Infinity Random
                                                                Infinity Random  4 days back

                                                                ACTUAL ANSWER:

                                                                You are a pan dimensional abstract that is only summoned when objects are arranged in a specific way.

                                                                No I’m not making this up, I’m just oversimplifying it, while still being correct.

                                                                • I Am A Degenerate
                                                                  I Am A Degenerate  4 days back

                                                                  I would say you are always yourself no matter how many cells you lose.
                                                                  Say for example a institution for teachers. A teacher teaches students who grow to become teachers that teach other students that become teachers. Similar with cells, the dying cells “ teach “ the new ones how to “be” a cell in this particular body. The role of the dying cell is replaced by the new cell who will teach the cell that replaced the dying one how to be that cell. So, no matter what happens, all the cells in your body “know” how to be you as a whole, and thus, you are always you.

                                                                  • Some Random Thang
                                                                    Some Random Thang  5 days back

                                                                    5:05 me

                                                                    • Reino De prata
                                                                      Reino De prata  5 days back

                                                                      The only way to accurately explain an unchanging human being that can not be shaped at the cellular level and from the soul theory present in most religions, would then be our soul.

                                                                      • stick_plays
                                                                        stick_plays  6 days back

                                                                        1:17 , dat eye tho

                                                                        • 최윤석
                                                                          최윤석  6 days back

                                                                          What is me?

                                                                        • Sujesh Veeramani
                                                                          Sujesh Veeramani  6 days back

                                                                          “What are you?”
                                                                          “An idiot sandwich”

                                                                          • Erkhem Banzragch
                                                                            Erkhem Banzragch  6 days back

                                                                            A hoe.

                                                                            • Reuben Jones
                                                                              Reuben Jones  6 days back

                                                                              If you can control it you are it

                                                                            • Ân Mai
                                                                              Ân Mai  6 days back

                                                                              Người sub, Lưu Minh Long, L'1518 PTNK... WOW, NGƯỜI QUEN :0

                                                                              • sahd ahsan
                                                                                sahd ahsan  6 days back

                                                                                I am my consiousness ... My body is just a vessel .... Simple

                                                                              • Op Goku
                                                                                Op Goku  6 days back

                                                                                What are u?
                                                                                answer:i am gay

                                                                              • Memolous maximus
                                                                                Memolous maximus  7 days back

                                                                                Im a human.

                                                                                • roll the DICE
                                                                                  roll the DICE  7 days back

                                                                                  ‘watches existential crisis playlist’

                                                                                  • Terry Krow
                                                                                    Terry Krow  7 days back

                                                                                    I always thought this. `Me' is a floating concept...

                                                                                    • Julian Wanless
                                                                                      Julian Wanless  7 days back

                                                                                      I consider my me is my consciousness