What If You Detonated a Nuclear Bomb In The Marianas Trench? (Science not Fantasy)

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  • Published: 22 July 2018
  • Did you ever wonder what happened if you detonated a nuclear bomb in the Marianas Trench? No? We neither! Let us find out together!

    This video was inspired by xkcd and a video that shall remain unnamed.
    what-if.xkcd.com/15/

    Sources and further reading
    blog.nuclearsecrecy.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/SR-12-001-CASTLE-BRAVO.pdf
    fourmilab.ch/etexts/effects/
    dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/737271.pdf

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  • Joelle Wong
    Joelle Wong  1 hours back

    That has to be one of the most convincing pitches for a Patreon I've ever seen

    • DaleTañagGamer // DTG
      DaleTañagGamer // DTG  3 hours back

      NO NOT THE PHILIPPINES!!! I LIVE THERE (or should i say here?) Althought i would love to see godzilla

      Oh and goodbye spongebob

      • ThisGuyfj
        ThisGuyfj  4 hours back

        Last night I was literally wondering randomly about what would happen if we detonated a nuke in the Mariana's Trench, and today youtube recommends this video to me. Well that's it, they can read minds now. :/

        • R L
          R L  5 hours back

          Let's find out

          • MrPooPooJohn
            MrPooPooJohn  18 hours back

            I wish I could binge watch 6 hours of new episodes in one sitting. :(

            • JunkerKun
              JunkerKun  21 hours back

              "Perfect place to test a nuclear bomb". Humans in a nutshell...

              • Your Pikachu
                Your Pikachu  1 days back

                4:03 as a philippine person.. this rain might.... idk.. melt us?

                • Fon B
                  Fon B  1 days back

                  They made a weapon that can destroy the world. Sometimes it seems that knowledge is not power but destruction

                  • om4rr
                    om4rr  2 days back

                    6 minutes of my life waiting trying to hear a dangerous senario that could take place but instead just heard the awnser nothing

                    • Rui Xie
                      Rui Xie  2 days back

                      Who will win the world biggest bomb and powerful who do shock wave three time around the planet or one bucket of water made by nature

                      • Ty Thompson
                        Ty Thompson  2 days back

                        What happens when you detonate the tsar bomb on the sun

                        • Aureo Candare
                          Aureo Candare  2 days back

                          4:18 WHO LIVES IN A PINEAPPLE UNDER DA SEA?
                          Reply if u know who!

                          • young chazo
                            young chazo  2 days back

                            Do it Russia, you won’t. Bet you won’t.

                            • Wolfy Team
                              Wolfy Team  2 days back

                              “Nothing would happen”
                              Thousands of fishes: *dies*

                              • Matilda Stanford
                                Matilda Stanford  2 days back

                                The Tsar Bomba detonated, muh. A Sharknado!!!!!! Quick, everyone to the desert!!!!!!! Lol

                                • Barbiebadu
                                  Barbiebadu  2 days back

                                  Next, try all the nukes in the trench, after that, all nukes that are able to be created from Uranium and Lithium

                                  • DontClickAnything
                                    DontClickAnything  3 days back

                                    Its scary to think we have only searched 5% of the earths oceans

                                    • Татьяна Щеглова

                                      3:27 The Lich from Adventure Time?????
                                      4:18 Spongebob AND Doctor Who

                                    • bak j
                                      bak j  3 days back

                                      No more nuke test

                                      • Brayden Hill
                                        Brayden Hill  3 days back

                                        Are you German cause of your name

                                        • Roger Pearson
                                          Roger Pearson  4 days back

                                          Either ur not educated and dumb for askin dumb Q.s or just plain dumb

                                          • Roger Pearson
                                            Roger Pearson  4 days back

                                            Wut if someone fires a machine gun into ur house while ur in the house wut will happen

                                            • Roger Pearson
                                              Roger Pearson  4 days back

                                              Take ur head out from ur ass and breath the fresh air so that brain works properly dam stupid IDIOTS

                                              • Roger Pearson
                                                Roger Pearson  4 days back

                                                IDIOTS all of you

                                                • Roger Pearson
                                                  Roger Pearson  4 days back

                                                  Nasa and any other weapon designers dont have no reason to build any weapons of mass destruction

                                                  • Roger Pearson
                                                    Roger Pearson  4 days back

                                                    Dam stupid idiots that built weapons of mass destruction

                                                    • Roger Pearson
                                                      Roger Pearson  4 days back

                                                      Grow the hell up on who ever thinks nothing will happen dam ur so stupid and dumb

                                                      • 짱이승
                                                        짱이승  4 days back

                                                        헤헤헤 재미따

                                                        • WinxBattles Season3
                                                          WinxBattles Season3  5 days back

                                                          So _that’s_ where 60 seconds gets the names of its difficulties!

                                                          • Koskani Espinosa
                                                            Koskani Espinosa  5 days back

                                                            "And dies a horrible, and avoidable death"

                                                            Yay we can contribute to litterally killing our virtual pets xD
                                                            Wtf lol

                                                            • Just an Internet User
                                                              Just an Internet User  5 days back

                                                              "What If You Detonated a Nuclear Bomb In The Marianas Trench?"
                                                              You would hurt Earth-chan 🤕

                                                              • Bill Board
                                                                Bill Board  5 days back

                                                                Humans are very destructive they are going to be happy when there is no earth left and our government thinks that they will move to another planet thing is when it's done and they find out there is no other planet . That's when God fixes it back for his people and there will be be no more evil scientist no more problems

                                                                • The_Moon YT
                                                                  The_Moon YT  5 days back

                                                                  what if we detonated all our nukes at the earth core

                                                                  • ROBLOX Horror Game Helper

                                                                    4:19 Who saw Spongebob’s triangle?

                                                                    • Black Peko
                                                                      Black Peko  5 days back

                                                                      The Lich

                                                                      • lightcore jack
                                                                        lightcore jack  5 days back

                                                                        Oh shitt its godzilla and other kaijus
                                                                        Godzilla:you disturb our sleep you little bitches

                                                                        • Gnub
                                                                          Gnub  5 days back

                                                                          This sounds like some cartoon level evil plan.

                                                                          • LOKI's TREACHERY
                                                                            LOKI's TREACHERY  5 days back

                                                                            First video I've ever watched from you guys and I've decided to subscribe

                                                                            • GrieferGuy
                                                                              GrieferGuy  5 days back

                                                                              Oh, look, a rare species not afflicted by human-caused issues. Instead of leaving them there to evolve into magnificent creatures,
                                                                              *Let's nuke em*

                                                                              • arlene coo
                                                                                arlene coo  6 days back

                                                                                3:45 “Might have a bad time”

                                                                                Why do I hear Megalovania playing?

                                                                                • Valentin Vozaf
                                                                                  Valentin Vozaf  2 days back

                                                                                  Because kids like you .... should be burning in hell

                                                                              • Zulfian Ali
                                                                                Zulfian Ali  6 days back

                                                                                Godzilla

                                                                                • Y. Mouhtaj
                                                                                  Y. Mouhtaj  6 days back

                                                                                  nooooooo

                                                                                  • Nayu Kani
                                                                                    Nayu Kani  6 days back

                                                                                    Someday someone will see my comment...

                                                                                    • Truc, Tran Nguyen
                                                                                      Truc, Tran Nguyen  6 days back

                                                                                      But mini world but can deepest nuke can explode respeting titanic

                                                                                      • HAT
                                                                                        HAT  6 days back

                                                                                        I want a BIRRRDDDDDDDDDDDD

                                                                                        • ChriZMinecraft
                                                                                          ChriZMinecraft  6 days back

                                                                                          Uhhhhhhhh, so minecraft is not that completely historical?

                                                                                          • Oof ing
                                                                                            Oof ing  6 days back

                                                                                            Bikini bottom: