How I Made an Ant Think It Was Dead—The Zombie Ant Experiment

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  • Published: 15 July 2018
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    In this video I show you how I made an ant think it was dead by putting a specific chemical on it that ants use to signal when they have died. This is how ants know to put the ants that have passed away into the ant graveyard.

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Comments • 17 775

  • RowingNoob
    RowingNoob  11 hours back

    ants: *sniff*
    ants: *surrounds the source of smell*


    otherant: oh hey guys!


    ants: your're dead *picks up*



    otherant: WHAT THE HECK LEAVE ME ALONE

    • Saikken
      Saikken  1 days back

      I thought they were all gonna pick em up and force him into the graveyard

      • rainbow YT
        rainbow YT  1 days back

        "*trying to carry the " dead" ant*"
        "Hi"
        "WTH HOW ARE YOU ALIVE?!"
        "am not dead"
        "AM STILL TAKING YOU TO THE GRAVE YARD YOU ZOMBIE"
        "ok"

        • WilflyWAO gaming
          WilflyWAO gaming  2 days back

          Ants are funny

          • Nikhil Negi
            Nikhil Negi  2 days back

            All the 17k dislikes are from Ant man movie promoters.

            • _ Pepper_
              _ Pepper_  2 days back

              those ants are HUGE

              • yellowmarble08 _
                yellowmarble08 _  2 days back

                Oh, so that's why the ants I encounter smells bad.

                • Bill Tait
                  Bill Tait  2 days back

                  What did the librarian say to the boy?



                  Read more

                  • Marilou Romero
                    Marilou Romero  2 days back

                    Does harvester ants reproduce?

                    • Johny Flamer
                      Johny Flamer  2 days back

                      The box won't be able to reach here lol

                      • Ramraj Meena
                        Ramraj Meena  4 days back

                        any creature can make its mind stupid 😁😁😯

                        • Ink Demon
                          Ink Demon  4 days back

                          The acsan box

                          • Bernard Jason Berras
                            Bernard Jason Berras  5 days back

                            when i was watching ur video an ant poofed outa no where infront of my screen XD

                            • MusicGamesLife
                              MusicGamesLife  7 days back

                              "Oh my god I'm dead. I died. I have to go to the graveyard where dead ants go."
                              "What a day, first I was kidnapped, then I got cold then I woke up DEAD, better find a good place to bury myself"

                              *1 hour later*
                              "...hey wait I don't feel dead anymore? Wow that was wild lol anyway back to work ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ "

                              • Cool lego Animations
                                Cool lego Animations  1 weeks back

                                He says it’s vegetable oil and then someone puts it on food and they might.... die

                                • Mr Error
                                  Mr Error  1 weeks back

                                  2:38 with captions it says: there's about ten apps that have died

                                  🤣

                                  • Luxurious
                                    Luxurious  1 weeks back

                                    ant: "Dude"
                                    Other ant: "what?"
                                    ant: "why weren't you at work for 3 days?"
                                    other ant: "OH, I forgot to tell you I was dead"

                                    • MrNellayort
                                      MrNellayort  1 weeks back

                                      Un dead un dead undead antlegosies Dead🤔

                                      • Nico Maquidato
                                        Nico Maquidato  1 weeks back

                                        P

                                        • Arthur Ambrocio
                                          Arthur Ambrocio  1 weeks back

                                          So the ant just die and turn to zombie? What

                                          • lindsay andre
                                            lindsay andre  1 weeks back

                                            ARE THOSE ANTS YOUR PETS?

                                            • Anand Shete
                                              Anand Shete  1 weeks back

                                              3:26 hoe do you know it is him/her?
                                              good question to ask

                                              • SYAMALA UNNI
                                                SYAMALA UNNI  1 weeks back

                                                What gel are you using?

                                                • Kunal Dudhani
                                                  Kunal Dudhani  1 weeks back

                                                  The ant after getting up "does anyone have any orange slices?"

                                                  • twinturbostang
                                                    twinturbostang  2 weeks back

                                                    3:10: Ant: Does this straw have one or two holes? Let me investigate...

                                                    • Sam Overall
                                                      Sam Overall  2 weeks back

                                                      Where is ma qunnne?!?!?!?

                                                      • Red Hunteur
                                                        Red Hunteur  2 weeks back

                                                        That was just a teen ant going through his "Dark Phase".

                                                        • Jacob Garcia
                                                          Jacob Garcia  2 weeks back

                                                          It’s a she.

                                                          • DarkPistachio Gaming
                                                            DarkPistachio Gaming  2 weeks back

                                                            How to put a bee in your mouth.
                                                            Step 1: put it in the freezer so it falls asleep
                                                            Step 2: take it out and put it in your mouth
                                                            It will wake up and your will have a bee
                                                            In your mouth!

                                                            • Jodie smith
                                                              Jodie smith  2 weeks back

                                                              !!??

                                                              • Vince Burgos
                                                                Vince Burgos  2 weeks back

                                                                The ants are doing a burial or wake of the dead ant

                                                                • Hbhbgbh Gcfvgv
                                                                  Hbhbgbh Gcfvgv  2 weeks back

                                                                  N

                                                                  • Joshua Kim
                                                                    Joshua Kim  2 weeks back

                                                                    the gel farms kill the ants. move them into someplace else

                                                                    • tink ie
                                                                      tink ie  2 weeks back

                                                                      you need to watch antcanada,..........this guy is great and knows alot ,

                                                                      • Mahdi Althurwi
                                                                        Mahdi Althurwi  2 weeks back

                                                                        They don’t communicate through smell, they speak but we couldn’t recognize them.

                                                                        • WeGoBoom
                                                                          WeGoBoom  2 weeks back

                                                                          "Yo what's up?"
                                                                          "Can't talk rn I'm dead, going to the graveyard"
                                                                          "Carry on"

                                                                          • gamez4wat
                                                                            gamez4wat  2 weeks back

                                                                            Nobody:
                                                                            Me: *Takes bottle and drinks it all...* "BURY ME!"

                                                                            • Patrick Edward Gumabay
                                                                              Patrick Edward Gumabay  2 weeks back

                                                                              🧟‍♂️🐜

                                                                              • chibiwho
                                                                                chibiwho  2 weeks back

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                                                                                • Maria Angles
                                                                                  Maria Angles  2 weeks back

                                                                                  This reminds me of the Michael Jackson horror movie
                                                                                  THRILLER 🐜🧟‍♂️🦹🏻‍♂️🧟‍♀️🐜

                                                                                  • amynatera
                                                                                    amynatera  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Can we make AntsCanada react to this !

                                                                                    • Sara nicholas
                                                                                      Sara nicholas  3 weeks back

                                                                                      Wow i will love to watch your videos its soo preetty of anys

                                                                                      • Wolfie Recoring
                                                                                        Wolfie Recoring  3 weeks back

                                                                                        What's that blue thing?

                                                                                        • sportdutch
                                                                                          sportdutch  3 weeks back

                                                                                          Ants are smarter than humans.

                                                                                          • XxC00l_K1dxX123
                                                                                            XxC00l_K1dxX123  3 weeks back

                                                                                            Ants: Let’s burry this guy because he’s dead
                                                                                            Frozen ant talking inside his mind: HEY HEY YOU STOP HEY DONT HURRY IM AWAKE HEY HEEEEY!!!
                                                                                            Ants : Hey I think we shouldn’t burry him
                                                                                            Frozen ant : Phew..
                                                                                            Ants : We shouldn’t burry and burry him much more deeper!!!
                                                                                            Frozen ant AHHHHHHHHHHHH!

                                                                                            • galaxy berries
                                                                                              galaxy berries  3 weeks back

                                                                                              5:37 focus on the top ant she is moving its ALIVEEE!!!

                                                                                              • Tucker Hurn-Sasser
                                                                                                Tucker Hurn-Sasser  3 weeks back

                                                                                                6:42 wy were their two cleaning themselves off

                                                                                                • Jack Grazer
                                                                                                  Jack Grazer  3 weeks back

                                                                                                  Wow this is insane!