The Most Efficient Way to Destroy the Universe – False Vacuum

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  • Published: 21 October 2016
  • What if there is a way to destroy the universe so fundamentally that life as we know it will be impossible forever?

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    https://physics.aps.org/articles/v8/108

    http://www.sns.ias.edu/pitp2/2011files/PhysRevD.21.3305.pdf

    http://www.ctc.cam.ac.uk/outreach/origins/quantum_cosmology_three.php

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    • Antoine 123
      Antoine 123  9 hours back

      Agafitei Alexandru but now it’s just theory or it’s real please answer me i want to be reassured

    • Nickster Gchomp2017
      Nickster Gchomp2017  1 weeks back

      What if each galaxy in the universe are just giant blood cells on that macro scale, and we are some kind of advanced cell actually made to explore other cells (like cancer cells infect or blood cells) when we launch rocket ships into space to “explore “ other celestial bodies (moon, mars.. etc) also following the mace scale, black holes are jus massive scrapes from the being that we are in. And we are just too small to realize or even comprehend the possibility. Think about it, when you cut your arm, we know it’s a cut, but if you were living on the bone on that scale, how would you explain that random opening in the skin (as we know it to) and the sun is just our lArge electron and were the proton circling it. Again, on that scale. Hmm? Really think about this and please do a video or something.

    • Flying FrogZ
      Flying FrogZ  3 weeks back

      Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell mega volcano should be interesting

    • Tim Cobb
      Tim Cobb  3 weeks back

      Not sure you will see this as this video was posted quite a while ago but I'm wondering is it possible that something similar to this could have already happened perhaps with another field (not higgs) causing the physics of the universe to change letting all matter held in a single point to be released because the field that held it together became weaker thus kicking off the big bang and all this good old life stuff we having going on round here. Know that's quite alot of rambling but I think the idea is clear anyways if you get a chance let me know what you think.

  • abhishek sharma
    abhishek sharma  1 hours back

    Scientist are bad at naming things was the best

    • Da Infinity Stonks
      Da Infinity Stonks  10 hours back

      No one:

      Higgs field: I’m gonna do what’s called a pro gamer move.

      • jjprs 306
        jjprs 306  15 hours back

        No one:








        Kurzgesagt: Heres the best way to kill the universe






        god, This channel is like the Universe's suicidal thoughts. Its like the Universe wants to try and kill itself.

        • dEaNn Ppqp.
          dEaNn Ppqp.  18 hours back

          Oh

          • Ancient Unknown
            Ancient Unknown  22 hours back

            How about a nuke explosion in the vacuum of space?

            • K T C
              K T C  1 days back

              Do you know if this is actually true?

              • Sourav Das
                Sourav Das  1 days back

                So Thanos's snap created a localized controlled vacuum decay. Who knew 🤣

                • Kriegmarine
                  Kriegmarine  1 days back

                  If the theory of vacuum decay can annihilate our universe, is the "big bang" a vacuum decay event for whatever preceded it?

                  • Antoine 123
                    Antoine 123  1 days back

                    It’s this just a theory please reassure me

                    • James Valt
                      James Valt  2 days back

                      Laughs in Doctor Doom

                      • 【癒】の勇者ケヤル

                        日本語訳した人に聞きたいけど、ポテンシャルエナジーって潜在エネルギーじゃなくて位置エネルギーじゃないの?

                        • VaIue One
                          VaIue One  2 days back

                          who realised that the start of this video is a part of stranger things

                          • Antonym of Bright
                            Antonym of Bright  2 days back

                            *_It’s just called this way because scientists are bad at naming things._*



                            I thought scientists were supposed to be smart! Welp, I’m done.

                            • L1GHT D3M0N
                              L1GHT D3M0N  3 days back

                              No one:
                              Vacuum decay: I’m gonna end this man’s whole existence

                              • Vance Biondo
                                Vance Biondo  3 days back

                                Pqrdon☝️ fascination scary?..

                                • Vance Biondo
                                  Vance Biondo  3 days back

                                  I cant stress enogh sir HOW YOU MAKE MY DAY☝️ THERE IS N NO JOY IN MY LIFE EITHIUT YOUR SHOWM. YOU ARE THE END ALL OF MY . JOYVAIR!!

                                  • Vance Biondo
                                    Vance Biondo  3 days back

                                    Listen you horrible N8GHTMRE PEOPLE. Even if the whole of my life BENDS! Like a matrix spoon . Everything in my life crumbles around me my clothes fall off me rag torn ripped AND MY sanity unraveled at the BITTER FAYED ends of my worn nerves .. IM COMING THOUGH THIS NIGLGHTMARE QLIVE U HORROR SHOW !!!!!☝️

                                    • Ayden Budish
                                      Ayden Budish  3 days back

                                      What a good vide.......







                                      The vacuum is turned on

                                      • OrenWD
                                        OrenWD  3 days back

                                        *existential crisis intensifies*

                                        • JabbaDG
                                          JabbaDG  3 days back

                                          Power levels are BS

                                          • Hollyleaf Gaming
                                            Hollyleaf Gaming  3 days back

                                            0:50 I swear I heard him say "turns it into hate"

                                            • Curiosity
                                              Curiosity  4 days back

                                              What if vacuum decay already happened, and that’s what the Big Bang is

                                              • bisi kuku
                                                bisi kuku  4 days back

                                                dun dun duun

                                                • bisi kuku
                                                  bisi kuku  4 days back

                                                  guy's I know how it happened Thanos did the Thanos snap twice

                                                  • Yed
                                                    Yed  4 days back

                                                    Thanos snaps his finger two times

                                                    • SirGangsterOreo
                                                      SirGangsterOreo  4 days back

                                                      20 seconds in and a Stranger Things reference? Nice hahaha

                                                      • Directed Life
                                                        Directed Life  4 days back

                                                        Meanwhile in al quran this event already stated in this chapter and verse (55:37) (What will happen) when the heaven will be split asunder and will become crimson like leather? *34
                                                        *34) This refers to the Day of Resurrection. Bursting of the heavens implies loosening of the discipline of the heavens, scattering of the celestial bodies, upsetting of the system of the heavens. And the meaning of `reddening like red leather" is that during that great upheaval anyone who looks up towards the sky, will feel as though the entire heavens were on fire.

                                                        • rotating disco horse head

                                                          When thanos snaps

                                                          • Gustav Gnöttgen
                                                            Gustav Gnöttgen  5 days back

                                                            1:02 is this Fortress of Fear?

                                                            • Hej Hejtja
                                                              Hej Hejtja  5 days back

                                                              D:

                                                              • Dragon-Like -Tendencies

                                                                Doomsday possibility - Genetically engineered zombies?

                                                                • jam Kigly
                                                                  jam Kigly  5 days back

                                                                  I'm secretly hoping this universal destruction would happen before my semester ends.

                                                                  • Sam Labo
                                                                    Sam Labo  5 days back

                                                                    Is this a Dyson vacuum?
                                                                    Because we need a Dyson sphere to power it

                                                                    • hippity hoppity I don't own any property

                                                                      5:50

                                                                      No one:
                                                                      Literally no one:
                                                                      Not a single soul in the entire universe:
                                                                      Kurzgesagt: "we try to destroy the universe in any way possible!"

                                                                      • UnsuccessfulLobotomy
                                                                        UnsuccessfulLobotomy  5 days back

                                                                        I hope it never happens. My chemistry degree would then become useless.

                                                                        • Admiral Adama
                                                                          Admiral Adama  6 days back

                                                                          This is fine...

                                                                          • Lakshmi Muduli
                                                                            Lakshmi Muduli  6 days back

                                                                            More like 11th grade chemistry in a nutshell

                                                                            • Lee Butler
                                                                              Lee Butler  6 days back

                                                                              This went wayyyyy over my head no clue wtf dude talkin bout but in general it does sound like thanos snap........... I think?

                                                                              • WAΓUIGI
                                                                                WAΓUIGI  4 days back

                                                                                it's all but literally saying "it's possible that thanos could snap his fingers"

                                                                            • Armaan Soni
                                                                              Armaan Soni  7 days back

                                                                              Nice

                                                                              • Max Harmony
                                                                                Max Harmony  1 weeks back

                                                                                Of course, it's also entirely possible that it destroys the Earth while you're reading this comment.

                                                                                • Thulest
                                                                                  Thulest  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Lesson One: Scientists are bad at naming things.

                                                                                  • josh r
                                                                                    josh r  1 weeks back

                                                                                    Most efficient way to destroy the universe

                                                                                    Me: pulls out notepad

                                                                                    • Epic Gamer
                                                                                      Epic Gamer  1 weeks back

                                                                                      2:04 lol true

                                                                                      • Pixelcraftian
                                                                                        Pixelcraftian  1 weeks back

                                                                                        This is literally Galeem's doings.

                                                                                        • Ink BlottedSoul
                                                                                          Ink BlottedSoul  1 weeks back

                                                                                          I just have one question for you Kurzgesagt...
                                                                                          *WHY?*

                                                                                          • PlayerSemNome
                                                                                            PlayerSemNome  1 weeks back

                                                                                            Places theories of universe destruction very likely to happen

                                                                                            • John Smith
                                                                                              John Smith  1 weeks back

                                                                                              What if the universe is expanding because we're currently in that bubble of vacuum decay?