Are You Alone? (In The Universe)

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  • Published: 02 June 2014
  • Are you alone? To answer this question we have to take a look what "you" are first. What are you made of and where you stand in this universe. Are you your body? Your atoms? And how are your parts connected to the big picture?

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    • Joshua Gray
      Joshua Gray  2 months back

      its so much more interesting. i would rather this everyday then school once a week

    • RadarTechnician
      RadarTechnician  4 months back

      selfless self promo on old vids...? Totally understandable and reasonable, you gotta make that bread (bird pun intended? no, its a stretch) but low key imma look at your merch now.

  • Mayank Singh
    Mayank Singh  2 days back

    This is my favorite channel ever!!
    And it continues to be super sexy...!!!

    • Johnny Leung
      Johnny Leung  1 weeks back

      Uncle Siu from Hong Kong, the narrator

      • Max Meng
        Max Meng  1 weeks back

        so much talk and british accent but what is the fucking point of this video

        • Artimissle Clone
          Artimissle Clone  1 weeks back

          No

          • Barry Smith
            Barry Smith  1 weeks back

            Bloody awful sound track, im hard of hearing

            • Sanjaya Clan TV
              Sanjaya Clan TV  2 weeks back

              Translated by pain akatsuki? Legend never die!!! 🇮🇩

              • Leon Docking
                Leon Docking  2 weeks back

                Beautiful

                • Clara Rigdon
                  Clara Rigdon  2 weeks back

                  I'M AAAALOONE IN THE UNIVERSE
                  SO AAAALOONE IN THE UNIVERSE
                  MY OOOOWN PLANETS AND STARRS ARE gloooWINNNNNG

                  • kimmy sander
                    kimmy sander  2 weeks back

                    Great little positive video ^^

                    • Rwaggy Rwuper Rwinstincts

                      This video will make you feel special, like the you're the protagonist of a movie

                      • Andy B
                        Andy B  3 weeks back

                        This one actually made my eyes a bit misty. The choice of music and the conclusion were especially strong. Awesome :-)

                        • Demonetized Dystopia
                          Demonetized Dystopia  3 weeks back

                          why do i feel weird nostalgia at that last line

                          • Long Life
                            Long Life  3 weeks back

                            God confirmed

                            • Jatin Raniwal
                              Jatin Raniwal  3 weeks back

                              Anybody read that bird message at 0:42?

                              • asgard demasia
                                asgard demasia  3 weeks back

                                I like his voice

                                • Dazaker 100
                                  Dazaker 100  3 weeks back

                                  Humans: *uses all of their nuclear weapons*

                                  Most microscopic life and life below the surface: Did yall hear sumn

                                  • Tiny .Cloud
                                    Tiny .Cloud  4 weeks back

                                    so since we are universal dust, are horoscopes a thing now?

                                    • Sarah Jackson
                                      Sarah Jackson  4 weeks back

                                      Thanks for making me feel
                                      Insignificant. Really brought down my self esteem

                                      • Red Bow
                                        Red Bow  1 months back

                                        Kurg, you forgot gold!

                                        • Ian Thomson
                                          Ian Thomson  1 months back

                                          Knights of Sidonia nice.

                                          • Anti-Exploit Sinz
                                            Anti-Exploit Sinz  1 months back

                                            Top ten rappers Eminem was too afraid to diss

                                            1. 3:57

                                            • Fiona Djw
                                              Fiona Djw  1 months back

                                              "Your body is in a constant state of transition."


                                              Boy I sure hope so. This estrogen isn't cheap

                                              • jeeze b
                                                jeeze b  1 months back

                                                I'm pretty certain The Milky Way is set to collide with Andromeda Galaxy (M31) 2-3 billion years before the Sun is set to explode. So there really isn't any way to be certain of what will happen to Earth if The Sun even gets the opportunity to move past its main sequence.

                                                • hoang anh vuong
                                                  hoang anh vuong  1 months back

                                                  3:57 The rapper that Eminem is afraid to diss:))

                                                  • booozz z
                                                    booozz z  1 months back

                                                    Awsome

                                                    • Kishore Karanth
                                                      Kishore Karanth  1 months back

                                                      Loved your video 👌👍

                                                      • Jacob Serrano
                                                        Jacob Serrano  2 months back

                                                        For those wondering, the channel is pronounced *Kurz* *Geh-Socked*

                                                        • a a
                                                          a a  2 months back

                                                          Im so alone

                                                          • necromancer
                                                            necromancer  2 months back

                                                            Just tell me, are we special beings or ordinary beings??

                                                            • Franco Zautzik
                                                              Franco Zautzik  2 months back

                                                              Alan Watts lol

                                                              • CREATIVE INSIDER
                                                                CREATIVE INSIDER  2 months back

                                                                I DON'T UNDERSTAND WHY PEOPLE DISLIKE SUCH A VIDEO!!!!

                                                                • Jacob Serrano
                                                                  Jacob Serrano  2 months back

                                                                  some people just want to watch the world burn....

                                                              • sal im
                                                                sal im  2 months back

                                                                We are not even alone within planet earth and earth is a part of the universe.
                                                                So we are not

                                                                • Korok
                                                                  Korok  2 months back

                                                                  thank you

                                                                  • deepstrasz
                                                                    deepstrasz  2 months back

                                                                    Of course we are "alone", it's the ego and survival instinct that distinguishes us as separate. Even particles fight for their "survival" so to speak. When we are not part of the primordial soup anymore, physically but only quantumly, then this things called individuality appears. It's related to consciousness as well. Since we live in mutuality with many microorganisms like bacteria and we don't notice it without science and they microorganisms don't realize what we are or what they are. They can never feel "alone". It's complicated. We have to delve deeper into the mind and consciousness before we can understand loneliness as something real.

                                                                    • Guy
                                                                      Guy  2 months back

                                                                      I got to a point towards the end of the video that stuff became too mindbending for me, that I actually breathed heavily and stopped the video.
                                                                      To try and understand that all of the matter we know that ever existed in the universe, created somehow. Atoms, got created at some point in time.
                                                                      Call it infinite intellegence, call it god, this is mind bending.
                                                                      Enormous thank to this channel for doing outstanding job for teaching us so much . I am very grateful.

                                                                      • Das Morbo
                                                                        Das Morbo  2 months back

                                                                        Wonderful end :)

                                                                        • Gaurang Tailor
                                                                          Gaurang Tailor  2 months back

                                                                          I am alone on earth with 7 billion people.

                                                                          • DiscordOfDave
                                                                            DiscordOfDave  2 months back

                                                                            1:23 Some nerd’s been watching too much Knights of Sidonia

                                                                            • Shadow & Kevlor007
                                                                              Shadow & Kevlor007  2 months back

                                                                              Title: Are you alone?
                                                                              Me: yes
                                                                              Title: (In the Universe)
                                                                              Me: oh...

                                                                              • Minakshi Jajoria
                                                                                Minakshi Jajoria  2 months back

                                                                                Everybody:Duplicate
                                                                                Kurzgesagt:Juuplicate

                                                                                • Life21HD
                                                                                  Life21HD  2 months back

                                                                                  Was that a sidonia no kishi reference?

                                                                                  • alexandrovich17
                                                                                    alexandrovich17  2 months back

                                                                                    literally didnt answer the question it set out to answer

                                                                                    • Lucky K
                                                                                      Lucky K  2 months back

                                                                                      2:16 "so, you can have babies"

                                                                                      • Eli Yudt
                                                                                        Eli Yudt  2 months back

                                                                                        dick cheese

                                                                                        • Ελευθερία Χατζή

                                                                                          The most important thing is that we created pokemon...

                                                                                          • Killmonger Fingersnap
                                                                                            Killmonger Fingersnap  2 months back

                                                                                            I wish this narrator was my dad :v

                                                                                            • lilly zhong
                                                                                              lilly zhong  2 months back

                                                                                              Ah ,guys .does that means we’re relatives with aliens