Wormholes Explained – Breaking Spacetime

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  • Published: 12 August 2018
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    Are wormholes real or are they just magic disguised as physics and maths? And if they are real how do they work and where can we find them?

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    Wormholes Explained – Breaking Spacetime

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    • Robert 1
      Robert 1  2 weeks back

      @VDX we have to miss smth though. no way einstein and those other hella smart lads havent thought about that

    • VDX
      VDX  2 weeks back

      @Robert 1 Aside from the magnet's speed capping out at it's terminal velocity, you are correct. While the magnet would eventually decay, you could have the air going through it push some wind turbines, or something.

    • Robert 1
      Robert 1  2 weeks back

      @VDX wouldn't wormholes violate thermodynamics? imagine a lucky coincidence: we have a wormhole entrance below our feet and an exit above our heads. now we put a coil where we stood and throw smth magnetic in the entrance. now earths gravity would infinitely speed up the magnet ( with c as max ) and basicly produce free energy by 1)exiting the wormhole 2)falling past the coil and 3)entering the wormhole again ? basicly like a portal . I dont see how that is possible . or do I miss out on certain characteristics?

    • Marlo O'Connor
      Marlo O'Connor  2 weeks back

      Ggghgggghgggffffbbffccghgf=6*=&45$$$5&65&++&6&66&$&*66+*&6&&&&6+&6&7&7+&6+**++*(8*(+

    • VDX
      VDX  3 weeks back

      In the backwards time universe, they would still see it as things entering the hole, as the "leaving it" process is backwards. this makes me wonder if white holes are the future of energy.

  • Noxmiles
    Noxmiles  4 hours back

    Retro Future!

    • RENATO BARROS
      RENATO BARROS  12 hours back

      Hey, do a video about teleportation, please.

      • TA BAT3RY
        TA BAT3RY  12 hours back

        The Big Bang didn’t happen

        • Novac Yeen
          Novac Yeen  13 hours back

          "where does a wormhole exist? currently only on paper"

          [laughs in 3027]

          • HKR GAMING
            HKR GAMING  13 hours back

            Hahaahahaha... You're lying!! Im the Scientist who created my own portable Einstein rosenbridge (the first man made and also first crossable one and its PORTABLE!! yeah i know im a genius).. we find the tech to cross an Einstein rosen bridge inly on year A.D 9976. And i live on a house the size of an eraser.. yeah shrink ray.. again invented by me 2570 years previously.. yeah im more than 10000 years old.. infinite life machine.. again by me.. and i wont tell anything more about the futue coz it could mess up your reality and space-time continuum.. sorry i think too late

        • Retro _gamer36
          Retro _gamer36  15 hours back

          So basically portal but in a nutshell

          • Xingzhi Zhang
            Xingzhi Zhang  17 hours back

            2:07 there is the Chinese word for 'male' amongst the symbols!

            • Tino
              Tino  1 days back

              Wormholes: Humanity's biggest case of blue balls.

              We were so close to discovering teleportation and easy space travel...

              • Tino
                Tino  1 days back

                If a wormhole appeared in your room it'd almost definitely lead to the vacuum of space and kill you instantly, then destroy the rest of the world by sucking out the atmosphere.

                OH also I love the synthwave vibes of this video lmao, great work. Every video of yours is great of course, but this one has it's own charm.

                • galaxy guy
                  galaxy guy  1 days back

                  matter
                  antimatter
                  dark energy
                  dark matter
                  exotic matter
                  StRange MaTtEr
                  push
                  pull
                  wait.. am i missing something
                  teleport, i feel like im missing something
                  speed, ahhh its worm hole

                  • galaxy guy
                    galaxy guy  1 days back

                    black hole: hi i am the most powerful space time breaking force


                    worm hole: hold my exotic matter


                    white hole: im too break

                    • Darrell Stills jr
                      Darrell Stills jr  2 days back

                      there was no big Bang

                      • J.T. O'Shea
                        J.T. O'Shea  2 days back

                        So... how do we make a bomb out of this?

                        • UltimateC
                          UltimateC  2 days back

                          Is no one going to talk about the kid who just floated off and probably died in space at the start of the video?

                          • Red Wolf
                            Red Wolf  2 days back

                            "Anything can enter but nothing can escape"

                            Describes my basement

                            • Daiv_ Play
                              Daiv_ Play  2 days back

                              6:08 drugs

                              • Geethanjali balaji
                                Geethanjali balaji  2 days back

                                Looks like some movie only ... Can this be even achieved .?

                                • Gamma 9
                                  Gamma 9  3 days back

                                  Hey I've seen this one before its a classic..... Humanity opens a portal to hell

                                  • Robin Singh
                                    Robin Singh  3 days back

                                    I don't think the wormholes that pops at quantum scale stays will lead us to anywhere in over space-time, but rather it might be opening in a parallel universe 🤔

                                    • Zeta-Cherry
                                      Zeta-Cherry  3 days back

                                      7:26 don’t think you can get away with a Doctor Who reference (I see that TARDIS) 😄

                                      • Talosgak 123
                                        Talosgak 123  3 days back

                                        How TF could you make them

                                        • Jazzy Meep
                                          Jazzy Meep  3 days back

                                          Love the outrun vibe!

                                          • S o p h i a
                                            S o p h i a  4 days back

                                            But wouldn't we like be squished to death if we entered a wormhole?
                                            I mean isn't the gravitational pull of a black/wormhole extremely strong so we would end up like a long human spaghetti

                                            • Xylon
                                              Xylon  4 days back

                                              How to make a Wormhole hub
                                              Minecraft Veterans: *Ah, yes I know how to make a nether hub.*

                                              • john michael del puerto

                                                I want to be scientist shoiut out for me

                                                • HottestHipHopOut
                                                  HottestHipHopOut  4 days back

                                                  DOCTOR WHO

                                                  • AGmodelz/Mopar
                                                    AGmodelz/Mopar  4 days back

                                                    God I love this 80s 70s retro vibe.

                                                    • Leo-Aki Siafa
                                                      Leo-Aki Siafa  4 days back

                                                      could we control worm hole?
                                                      could we use them to travel through to another galaxy or universe?

                                                      • Little Ills
                                                        Little Ills  5 days back

                                                        Stargate reference at 7:25?

                                                        • Chaos Dreadnought
                                                          Chaos Dreadnought  5 days back

                                                          Nice!

                                                          • AxTrikze
                                                            AxTrikze  5 days back

                                                            i have a doubt. as you said that when an object is compressed more and more the space below deepens and then collapses into a black hole. well then what happens to the object that led to the formation of a black hole. did it also collapse in the black hole or it stayed there, but that way there should some object floating right on the black hole. please tell

                                                            • Pt Bot
                                                              Pt Bot  5 days back

                                                              Love how the little guy know to close the visor first

                                                              • Hazib Latif
                                                                Hazib Latif  5 days back

                                                                The comments are way out of the world than black holes..

                                                                • Matthew C.
                                                                  Matthew C.  5 days back

                                                                  To make a man made wormholes we just need a portal gun

                                                                  • Yoshi24
                                                                    Yoshi24  5 days back

                                                                    So you're telling me there is a pretty big possibility they aren't even real/possible, what.

                                                                    • buzzler745555
                                                                      buzzler745555  5 days back

                                                                      HAHAHAHA I CANT WITH THE VAPORWAVE AESTHETICS

                                                                      • Light3xsix Records
                                                                        Light3xsix Records  5 days back

                                                                        7:39 we got citadel of ricks ...but where the design comes from tho ? is it something iconic that has nothing to do with rick and morty ? oh yeah . sorry , just discovered . it's mass effect!

                                                                      • Chaser !
                                                                        Chaser !  5 days back

                                                                        Fully parallel universes dont exist FOR our universe:
                                                                        Explonation:
                                                                        Paralel universe for us technicly exist but if in it is opposite we dont exist, the same is if parealel universes technicly dont exist…


                                                                        They dont

                                                                        • Deepak Bisht
                                                                          Deepak Bisht  5 days back

                                                                          That DeLorean from Back to the Future

                                                                          • ChequeWriter
                                                                            ChequeWriter  5 days back

                                                                            Just watch Jumper. All answers are there.

                                                                            • Zyzz
                                                                              Zyzz  5 days back

                                                                              If nothing moves faster than the speed of light how can the particles be moved light years in a trillionth of a second. Doesn’t make sense

                                                                              • Ameen Shindoli
                                                                                Ameen Shindoli  5 days back

                                                                                Man made wormhole already exists, we bring demons through black magic from another dimension

                                                                                • Mr Gelmo
                                                                                  Mr Gelmo  5 days back

                                                                                  Ameen Shindoli are you high or something?

                                                                              • Ze Yang Lim
                                                                                Ze Yang Lim  6 days back

                                                                                Well this is just *brilliant*

                                                                                • Mahmut Tuncer
                                                                                  Mahmut Tuncer  6 days back

                                                                                  Manmade warmholes like portals

                                                                                  • Bhz Ist die Gang
                                                                                    Bhz Ist die Gang  6 days back

                                                                                    Ok who is this Gravity i beat yo ass up

                                                                                    • Elektrycerz
                                                                                      Elektrycerz  6 days back

                                                                                      THE MUSIC!

                                                                                      • Phos4us
                                                                                        Phos4us  6 days back

                                                                                        Interstellar was cool

                                                                                        • Enceladus saturn's son

                                                                                          *space time is flat.*