What Is Intelligence? Where Does it Begin?
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Humans are proud of a lot of things, from particle accelerators, to poetry to pokemon. All of them made possible because of something humans value extremely highly: intelligence.

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    • TheRealIndoRaptor

      You should make a video about ADHD!

    • Davud Hafizović
      Davud Hafizović

      I would just like them to be bigger sizes if you can do that

    • RobMare

      7:41 there is gromit in the background as an easter egg

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      spoon less

      I would love it if you made a game out of survival in your art style

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  • Lazy Do Nothing
    Lazy Do Nothing

    7:32 grommit just chillin back there

  • Khant Nyi Nyi Thaw
    Khant Nyi Nyi Thaw

    0:05 why is pokemon there.

  • Max Musterman
    Max Musterman

    Kurzgesagt really has one of best artist and style I ever seen, so good 😂

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    Fuck My life

    Nice game concept😉

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  • Tristan Daries
    Tristan Daries

    They make the existence of all life look like Minecraft

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    Pawinpon Elf Theerawong

    What is part three about?

  • Xiang King 祥皇
    Xiang King 祥皇

    Watched tons of great Kurzgesagt Videos. I've learnt how to "Quack".

  • Frienderman

    1:31, that is the cutest animated thing I have ever seen

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  • ZFlyingVLover

    Solution to antibiotic resistance. Use antibiotics ONLY for what they're designed. They should be used rarely but doctors prescribe them for everything under the sun and people blindly follow their advice instead of using their 'critical thinking' skills. Most Drs aren't smarter than you. Only trained.

  • superwhy767

    I even might know some stuff my teacher didnt know

  • rudhra veena
    rudhra veena

    0:36 tell that to school

  • Evan Page
    Evan Page

    I feel like this is where the Progressive versus Conservative paradigm become less of a political battle and more of an evolutionary one. Conservatives are literally a step down the ladder on the intellectual evolutionary chain.

  • Corey Kelly
    Corey Kelly

    The birbs are so damn cute, i cant stand it! Lolll 😍

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    J Y


  • 0-by-1 Publishing LLC
    0-by-1 Publishing LLC

    (1:10) *"Intelligence isn't exactly clear-cut."* This is an excellent video in outlining the varying degrees of intelligence, but the question remains as to where intelligence comes from. See my channel's description for a revolutionary book titled *"0"* that explains the origin of everything... _including intelligence._

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    Earthling 6.455.463.728

    This was an intelligent video :p

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  • gsk

    Now I know I'm super intelligent. I can watch, listen to his voice while listening to background music and still understand what he tells 😄

  • alfoz88

    I love the reference to Zelda: A Link To the Past

  • Bro Tha
    Bro Tha

    I can see a huge amount of begginer scientist in the next 5 years because of this channel, 15m scientist, it would make world modern, smart and greattt

  • waranghira

    Do these people create games? So much effort put in an infographic where they could have done less but would have still be adequate enough. Amazing animations.

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  • Shunpike

    Anyone else catch gromet in the background of the sheep

  • Aamin Khan
    Aamin Khan

    That squirrel got punch 😂

  • Khant Nyi Nyi Thaw
    Khant Nyi Nyi Thaw

    why is there a pokemon at the start.

  • Gaming dude
    Gaming dude

    This channel should be streamed on Netflix

  • LeRohlik

    am a big brain

  • Twitch_StarLord_

    Can Someone share the links of all the 3 of this "3 part series"? Ty in advance if any1 ever does!

  • Toumi RAID Islam
    Toumi RAID Islam

    Is there a person from the Arab world?

    • Keeby!


  • Farid Rosero
    Farid Rosero


  • Chris

    Where intelligence begins? I wouldn't know

  • Kev

    Love your channel. You should make a video about how eating only plants affects our bodies and how beneficial it would be for climate change

  • Marty *
    Marty *

    Why Pokemon?

  • Megaton Polska
    Megaton Polska

    I gotta get one of those!

  • Http.Hunter

    Y’all should definitely make a game similar to spore, y’all clearly have the know how to make it an amazingly informative and fun game.

  • Pradeep

    What a fascinating thing human brain is if we look at from this context. But it's unfortunate many people use it to inflict harm or for religious narratives.

  • bestwayto doit
    bestwayto doit

    "Sudoku , tax forms and string theory" 😂😂😂

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    0:06 Togepi

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    minecraft 56

    I'm nearly 12

  • Malyn Nadira
    Malyn Nadira

    Make a game for Android like the one your showing in this video PLEASE?

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    Ethan Huck

    i would play that game can u make one

  • Jely710

    Wait, people on the internet who link their sources? *Impossible!*

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    Dawid Elting

    8:04 I see majoras mask wtf haha

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    Dmitry Volotovsky

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  • Big Steve
    Big Steve

    That does not look like a bee 😂

  • lamalamalex

    It’s not a scientist job to declare where it begins. But that of a Philosopher. Check out Objectivism for answers.

  • lamalamalex

    [Man] survives by means of man-made products, and . . . the source of man-made products is man’s intelligence. Intelligence is the ability to grasp the facts of reality and to deal with them long-range (i.e., conceptually). On the axiom of the primacy of existence, intelligence is man’s most precious attribute. But it has no place in a society ruled by the primacy of consciousness: it is such a society’s deadliest enemy. Today, intelligence is neither recognized nor rewarded, but is being systematically extinguished in a growing flood of brazenly flaunted irrationality. “THE METAPHYSICAL AND THE MAN-MADE” Return of the Primitive: The Anti-Industrial Revolution, 32

  • lamalamalex

    Intelligence is not an exclusive monopoly of genius; it is an attribute of all men, and the differences are only a matter of degree. If conditions of existence are destructive to genius, they are destructive to every man, each in proportion to his intelligence. If genius is penalized, so is the faculty of intelligence in every other man. There is only this difference: the average man does not possess the genius’s power of self-confident resistance, and will break much faster; he will give up his mind, in hopeless bewilderment, under the first touch of pressure. “REQUIEM FOR MAN” Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal, 306

  • lamalamalex

    Intelligence is the ability to deal with a broad range of abstractions. Whatever a child’s natural endowment, the use of intelligence is an acquired skill. It has to be acquired by a child’s own effort and automatized by his own mind, but adults can help or hinder him in this crucial process. “THE COMPRACHICOS” Return of the Primitive: The Anti-Industrial Revolution, 58

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    Tristan Holley

    This video reminds me of the game Spore

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    way too many ads for a 9 minute video.

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    SpaceX 69

    For one thing, plants are out.

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  • Nabeel Ahmed Khan
    Nabeel Ahmed Khan

    I don't where intelligence began but surely not in Trump rallies.

    • Keeby!

      Thats where it died

  • Nabeel Ahmed Khan
    Nabeel Ahmed Khan

    I don't where intelligence began but surely not in Trump rallies.

  • Carter T
    Carter T

    You guys need to make Spore 2

  • Bingus

    Um, my toolbox is defective, it's missing some stuff

  • Absolute

    When I think my brain is or can be more powerful than 86,000 processors

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    That thumbs nail was thinking felt cute might delete later idk

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  • Will C
    Will C

    Majora's Mask

  • Thai Dinh Vu
    Thai Dinh Vu

    Now i'm using my intelligence to understand what it is

  • Andrew Godly
    Andrew Godly

    Some humans value intelligence, not all do. It's hard to say that intelligence is problem solving when every "solution" is a new problem. Solve world hunger and all that comes of it is over population. The desire to grow indefinitely is not intelligence, if it was then viruses are intelligent

  • Some Random Costarrican Dude Who Loves Psychedelics
    Some Random Costarrican Dude Who Loves Psychedelics

    I am proud of Pokemon indeed.

  • Simpellux

    It will be amazing to play the game that the two children were playing at the video

  • Milo demás
    Milo demás

    35 45 m

  • Szobiz

    it begins in your brain and ends in mine ;)

  • Scrumt

    Honestly I think us humans are just full of ourselves because we have flexible tongues and can communicate.

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    Michael Thomas

    lil michy

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    Ben Rodriguez


  • Uttaran Roy
    Uttaran Roy

    Nice video ❤🔥

  • 路遥

    what if the uncertainty principle makes creativity to happen

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  • Viszion ASO
    Viszion ASO

    I so fckin wish there was like a sport for intelligence that'll challenge your natural instincts

    • Keeby!

      Thats board games video games tests ect


    Similarity between a slime mold and a neutron / quark star. We normally know atoms and cells as tiny microscopic entities invisible to eyes. But the slime mold is a giant cell the size of an animal that can be seen with the eye, while the neutron star is a giant atom the size of a city.

  • jmw150

    Culture is definitely not unique... ants have "culture"

    • Keeby!

      No they dont

  • jmw150

    It seems like a much more refined list of traits could have been used. What is creativity anyway? Synthesis would have been a better word.

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    4338 Shravani Nimbolkar

    The BG music tho🔥

  • Caroline Reichard
    Caroline Reichard

    Love how the bit at the end implies you're not intelligent if you don't think climate change is a problem

  • Sensei Devious
    Sensei Devious

    "We have the toolbox, we just need to use it" has a lot of insult potential.

  • Hyunsoo (Derrick) Kim
    Hyunsoo (Derrick) Kim

    Can you define creativity?

    • Keeby!

      They did in the video

  • Свилен Първанов 9a
    Свилен Първанов 9a

    So people are unique with their intellect but they are not more unique than other animals. I have heard that animals are better in certain areas of the intellect than us but we are also better than them in other areas of the intellect. For example, we strive to learn more and more while most species of animals learn but do not strive for more knowledge than they need to survive, but is it possible that the reason for this is actually the knowledge they have ... Is it possible if we teach some animals certain things to trigger their desire for more knowledge? Or it's just an instinct that we have and they don't. I have heard that dolphins are probably the most intelligent animals after humans, with only small differences in our and their intelligence. I have also heard that there are animals that learn faster than humans and think faster but have a limited capacity for knowledge.

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    farid elfadani

    Thank you

  • Joseph DeCamara
    Joseph DeCamara


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    plot twist! *This is an ad for kurzgesagt's survival game*

  • ThonccBoi

    now THIS is the game of life

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    Emir 'H3stia'

    Rumeysadan olmadığı kesin

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    Pop Petru Razvan

    utrasonic try dimensional jamming

  • Justin

    I want a survival and evolve game by kurzgesagt :O

  • QuantumStriker 003
    QuantumStriker 003

    My Intelligence stats is currently at level 1. I hope I get to level up soon.