How Far Can We Go? Limits of Humanity.

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    • Anson Ang
      Anson Ang  1 weeks back

      Humans have physical limits and psycological flaws.
      Ex . of physical limits our inteligence like iq 120 average compared to a dog of 5.
      We cant fly, control matter with will, carry a mountain, or travel space and lava unharmed.
      We need to breath ,eat , sleep.
      We have psycological flaws like selfishness, crimes ect.

      If compared to a hypothetical being that has iq of 120,000 , who live a 10000yrs old, high durability and can control matter at will.
      Psychological has almost perfect morality.

      We will be like a Squirel to that Being
      We cannot comprehend or understand their science ,society , morality. Would take millenia to be in par of a milestone and would be left far behind bec of time.

      We can make a hypothetical formula

      Technological capability= physical capability x (1- psycological flaws) ×time

      Physical capability = iq x lifespan x bio tool (hands).

      Since we are pround to accept our limits because were the apex or champion organism here. We think we can beat anybody in the universe even gods like in the movies. Its a psgchological flaw

      Where we can say in a formula
      Psychllogy = 1-flaws .

      In addition the Bible states of biengs so called angels. Angels in the Bible are invisible creatures who lived before the Visible universe was created. Theyre morning stars could possibly be made of light. Compare human inteligence synapsis processing speed vs optic fiber or photonic processor. Even electricity beats synapse speed. More over its invissible light could travel at speeds of c^2 of E=mc^2. Travels space to earth in few time. Has eons head start and are like immortal and kill 180,000 or more egypt in 1 pass. Possibly travel since they experience or see the future in time and communicate mentally.
      We cannot harm them like they can pass through walls like ghosts. Like a cp signal

      A tier 4 may be? The Bible states theyre godlike ones.

      Evidence of God 1 is math like wieghts .
      1+1=2 always cannot be 3 or other number.
      Justice 1=1 1kg=1kg ,truth= cannot be other value. Love available to all. You violate it tends to engjneering disaster.

      Hope you read Kurzgesagt and thanks

    • caleb
      caleb  2 months back

      repent and seek the kingdom of God💗

    • Mezősi Anna
      Mezősi Anna  2 months back

      He means 'im from the future, everyone will like memes memes will later atack us witt IMA FIRN MAH LAZER. That is a dedly lazer.'

  • echelon anglo
    echelon anglo  2 hours back

    Yeah and what about wormholes?

    • jmart0169
      jmart0169  5 hours back

      Have you nothong better to dp than live in make believe world. Dude get a job

      • Mormielo
        Mormielo  6 hours back

        As Neil De Grasse Tyson more or less puts it, I wonder what we are born too late to know.

        • A drunk Russian guy
          A drunk Russian guy  7 hours back

          Uh, even light speed need a lot of year to travel in space


          • KJV 예수쟁이
            KJV 예수쟁이  13 hours back

            (KJV)(Romans 1:19-20) Because that which may be known of God is manifest in them; for God hath shewed
            it unto them. For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood
            by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse
            (KJV)(John 1:3) All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made:

            • Marek W
              Marek W  14 hours back

              It's funny... Like mix of science and poetry. New sub

              • Ephraim Raj
                Ephraim Raj  14 hours back

                I've a doubt :
                If we can't go outside the local cluster because universe is expanding faster than light, how does light from there reach here?

                • Vincent Aventurado
                  Vincent Aventurado  16 hours back

                  We have to evolve faster than the universe is.

                  • Caukri30
                    Caukri30  17 hours back

                    What about wormholes ???

                    • Re: Zero
                      Re: Zero  18 hours back

                      ربما نحن لانعرف شيئ عن الماضي ربما هناك مخلوقات ولدت قبلنا منذ ملايين السنين ويحزنون لاننا لن نستطيع معرفة ماضي ومستقبل الكون الحقيقي مثل المخلوقات التي ستولد بعد ملايين السنين لتعتقد ان الكون ثابت وازلي وانها ولدت في الوقت المناسب

                      • Nathan Lamberth
                        Nathan Lamberth  22 hours back

                        It’s so strange that my biological brain is worrying about such distance events when I’ll be lucky to make a few laps around the sun.

                        • Hnntrrr
                          Hnntrrr  22 hours back

                          That blows

                          • Grim Reaper
                            Grim Reaper  1 days back

                            I had to cry at the end of this video. I fucking love the universe

                            • Doug Butler
                              Doug Butler  1 days back

                              Um, no. So many assumptions based in the religion of science

                              • Roman Gaydayenko
                                Roman Gaydayenko  1 days back

                                There’s some kind of humor in this.

                                • Robert Šafář
                                  Robert Šafář  1 days back

                                  i think if we have warp drive or hyperspace drive we can get anywhere

                                  • Al Delgado
                                    Al Delgado  1 days back

                                    Thats is if there was a big bang, i dont think so, its all done by the hands of GOD,

                                    • forgotten choice
                                      forgotten choice  1 days back

                                      ....we are in the stretch Mark's of the universe

                                      • Ethan Moll
                                        Ethan Moll  1 days back

                                        Just set your shipping address to the next local group and Amazon Prime will get the order shipped for free within two days.

                                        • 23 oliver oliver
                                          23 oliver oliver  1 days back


                                          • Kaden A
                                            Kaden A  2 days back

                                            Turn to god he will help u

                                            • The Unboxing Experience

                                              I love the animation. Keep up the good work!

                                              • Al Anton
                                                Al Anton  2 days back

                                                Caught him! At 2:54 he said, "Lets go back 13.8 billion years when there was nothing at all ..." Oops. He just committed the same blunder all evolutionists commit: There was NEVER a time when there was nothing! "Ex nihilo, nihil fit." Out of nothing, nothing comes! That's obvious. It also proves the existence of God as an eternal Being and the Progenitor -- The First or Prime Mover, as Aristotle referred to Him. You can't get something out of nothing -- that's not science, it's magic. It doesn't happen.

                                                • Leonel Nuñez
                                                  Leonel Nuñez  2 days back

                                                  Wait.. does this mean that when milkdromeda is a real thing they won't see any stars??just darkness??? I didn't understand that part, can someone explain me better?

                                                  • Jamie Nathaniel
                                                    Jamie Nathaniel  2 days back

                                                    Since the local group becomes more tightly bound, what if it eventually compresses into a single point then sparks off a mini big bang? What if our universe was a mini big bang of a local group in an even bigger universe?

                                                    • Mike P
                                                      Mike P  2 days back

                                                      But...if we ever could utilize the concept of worm holes, wouldn’t we be able to still get out of our local group?

                                                      • Burrito Man Burritos
                                                        Burrito Man Burritos  3 days back

                                                        Isn’t Voyager 1 in interstellar space lol

                                                        • Gundamguyvince
                                                          Gundamguyvince  3 days back

                                                          The spiral nemesis lol

                                                          • I seriously couldn't find a good username

                                                            Who else spotted the Alien at 1:00 ? gotta love the Kurzgesagt's Easter egg

                                                            • Ophaganestopolis
                                                              Ophaganestopolis  4 days back

                                                              Since science as we know it is only some centuries old, I like to think that with so much time ahead of us, we could eventually find a solution right now unimaginable.

                                                              • -ĒlJulian-
                                                                -ĒlJulian-  4 days back

                                                                Rip future milkdromedians

                                                                • Don
                                                                  Don  4 days back

                                                                  but surely when everything gets too far away to detect, wouldnt we by then have telescopes powerful enough to, well, detect stuff?

                                                                  • Wojtek Sykurski
                                                                    Wojtek Sykurski  3 days back

                                                                    Hi, problem is with:
                                                                    1. Doppler shift - light from extreme distant objects would have wave length larger than observable universe: You would need to have telescope with size of whole observable universe to detect those waves ;)
                                                                    2. Space inflation speed: it is not restricted by light speed limit. Far away objects would move away from us faster than C
                                                                    But - since all those events are far away in the future, it is possible that we would find solutions and workarounds for those issues :)

                                                                • Ryan Powell
                                                                  Ryan Powell  4 days back

                                                                  Isn't our Laniakea Supercluster receding into itself? Along with all other superclusters? I guess this expansion circumvents this, relatively?

                                                                  • Timonpeter For life
                                                                    Timonpeter For life  4 days back

                                                                    You know we’ll never know what we will be able to do with science in the future! Imagine someone from 200 years ago seeing how we have cars and phones and the space program of today! He will think it is witchcraft. Look how much progress humanity has made in the last 500 years! I think we as humans will always manage to come to new scientific break throughs! We simply must! Maybe there are ways to travel beyond the speed of light that our primitive minds today can’t understand but in a thousand years make perfect sense when we become smarter and smarter! Look how we went from almost nothing to where we are today in a meer 500 years. Imagine what we are capable off if in a few thousand years!! I’m getting goosebumps writing this, I’m sure mankind will find a way. That’s what’s humans do, what we’ve always done.

                                                                    • Louis Morrogh Bernard
                                                                      Louis Morrogh Bernard  4 days back

                                                                      Scariest video I’ve ever seen

                                                                      • Ritternkreis
                                                                        Ritternkreis  4 days back

                                                                        Then, you forgot to mention parallel Universes younger than ours might be possible and there are no physical restrictions to move on to them. Touché!

                                                                        • LemonZade
                                                                          LemonZade  4 days back

                                                                          This was so humbling

                                                                          • pinkdarkrose
                                                                            pinkdarkrose  5 days back

                                                                            These videos helped me get interested in the universe. At first, Kurzgesagt videos made me feel inspired but helpless with how small we are... But you also helped me realize that humanity has great potential. I am very lucky to be alive now in the midst of so much unknown and beauty.

                                                                            • Mein kampf SS
                                                                              Mein kampf SS  5 days back

                                                                              J usqua l atmosphere basse terresre, pas plus. C ca la limute de l humanitè. Il nont pas etè nulpart et ils n iront nulpart. L humanitè se reveille. L espace et l homme sur la lune et l iss hahaha que des connerie. L espace est de l eau.dossier clos

                                                                              • chno capili
                                                                                chno capili  5 days back

                                                                                this video kinda makes me feel sad for humanity. Good thing im God

                                                                                • Mosca
                                                                                  Mosca  5 days back

                                                                                  Sky is the limit

                                                                                  • Schmoogin
                                                                                    Schmoogin  5 days back

                                                                                    eh. humans have been wrong before. science changes all the time. maybe we really don't have limits. i mean, we'll be killed by climate change before we ever find out, but its a nice thought :)

                                                                                    • Legendoflaw21007 Whittle

                                                                                      That's most likely what has already happened to us. We have no idea what happened before it even started.

                                                                                      • shane dillon
                                                                                        shane dillon  5 days back

                                                                                        Seems arrogant to think we really understand dark matter, and that we have more information now than we will be able to observe in the future. Also time is relative, so it stands to reason that perhaps we could develop technology that could help us travel beyond the local group.

                                                                                        • KasAg31
                                                                                          KasAg31  5 days back

                                                                                          A few thousand years ago we thought that the earth is the whole universe and gods live in the sky. Today we think we have some limitations about places we can reach in our universe, but it's possible that we will easily create universes in the future. In last 100 years technology improved more than in thousands of years before.

                                                                                          • fenrar36
                                                                                            fenrar36  5 days back

                                                                                            Hate to break it to you but we've gone as far as we're going to go. We've already reached a cultural dead end. We're never getting off this planet let alone our solar system. It's pretty much over for us, Fermi wins.

                                                                                            • alex b
                                                                                              alex b  6 days back

                                                                                              Great vid