The Moons of Mars Explained -- Phobos & Deimos MM#2

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    • TheDailyFish But i dabbed
      TheDailyFish But i dabbed  Ай бұрын

      TheLaughingSquirrel yes he was

      • TheLaughingSquirrel
        TheLaughingSquirrel  2 ай бұрын

        No you are not

        • Charles TUHAKARAINA
          Charles TUHAKARAINA  3 ай бұрын

          First!!! #1

          • SUDIPTO SEN
            SUDIPTO SEN  11 сағат бұрын

            HOW can Jupiter's *gravity* _push( kick towards Mar's)_ Phobos and Deimos?

            • Kousvet Kousvet
              Kousvet Kousvet  13 сағат бұрын

              Geno83 gracias por los subtítulos

              • XVampireX
                XVampireX  5 күн бұрын

                if ur gonna make a video over the moons PLEASE pronounce them right - phobos was good but DEIMOS WASNT GOOD AT ALL

                • parth thapliyal
                  parth thapliyal  5 күн бұрын

                  "Tiny is a matter of opinion" *DEEP BREATH* yeah

                  • HypnoCriticalz
                    HypnoCriticalz  7 күн бұрын

                    Breaking news: March and Jupiter played Asteroid Fetch

                    • Sweety Kiran
                      Sweety Kiran  10 күн бұрын

                      imagine potatoes floating in space

                      • Ethan Mulder
                        Ethan Mulder  11 күн бұрын

                        Phobos is too clingy, and Deimos is not interested. Poor Mars.

                        • Deimos
                          Deimos  13 күн бұрын


                          • I want to Work at mcdonalds
                            I want to Work at mcdonalds  14 күн бұрын

                            Phobos is cool

                            • ALOK All Rounder
                              ALOK All Rounder  16 күн бұрын

                              The scale in this image is super wrong!

                              • general zod
                                general zod  17 күн бұрын

                                This reminds me of hitchhikers guide to the Galaxy.

                                • Furious Pro
                                  Furious Pro  18 күн бұрын

                                  It would be amazing if mars got rings Because saturn is losing its rings And we need another planet to have rings when they disappear

                                  • Wynsher Toywink
                                    Wynsher Toywink  23 күн бұрын

                                    俺結構前最後感満載??? 一嫌事言笑事多過顔隠揚預萎???

                                    • greg77389
                                      greg77389  23 күн бұрын

                                      Doomguy: *heavy breathing*

                                      • TritanicWolf
                                        TritanicWolf  27 күн бұрын

                                        When I’m done watching this I’m going to continue rewatching the entire Mystreet/Pheanix Drop High.

                                        • Lev Castle
                                          Lev Castle  27 күн бұрын

                                          Phobos And Deimos Are Just Asteroids That Mars Picked Up With Its Gravitational Pull

                                          • pistikepowa87
                                            pistikepowa87  27 күн бұрын

                                            0:11 Isn't mars bigger than earth?

                                            • The Hippy Griff
                                              The Hippy Griff  16 күн бұрын

                                              pistikepowa87 Nope. Mars is smaller and less massive. Earth is the fifth largest planet in the Solar System after the four gas giants (Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune and Uranus).

                                              • therealdebater
                                                therealdebater  28 күн бұрын

                                                Long before 100 million years have passed, unless humanity is already extinct, I suspect we will have the technology to -- at the very least -- adjust the orbit of Phobos to something more stable. We will, in fact, probably have the technology to quietly vaporise it or turn it into a casino complex. (Complete with demons :-)

                                                • Awesome 9897
                                                  Awesome 9897  29 күн бұрын

                                                  Phobos is a very bad moon to live on and Deimos is worse. Go check Geometry Dash.

                                                  • Andrew Dean
                                                    Andrew Dean  Ай бұрын

                                                    why you never say OH MY LEGS!

                                                    • SHayden
                                                      SHayden  Ай бұрын


                                                      • Hopefull_ Youtuber
                                                        Hopefull_ Youtuber  Ай бұрын

                                                        Phobos, Deimos... _Geometry Dash_

                                                        • ARTU FUTU
                                                          ARTU FUTU  Ай бұрын

                                                          I will miss you phobos and deimos

                                                          • Nigel Ying
                                                            Nigel Ying  Ай бұрын

                                                            your accent is CREEPY

                                                            • Whitney Johnson
                                                              Whitney Johnson  Ай бұрын

                                                              phobos and deimos gravity is so weak that if you were to jump it would send you into S P A C E and BTW it dose not move 2 meters closer since mars'es gravity will accelerate the speed of phobos

                                                              • ceeb2 thoj
                                                                ceeb2 thoj  Ай бұрын

                                                                0:44 how does Jupiter do that with massive gravity to get Mars have moons named Phobos and Deimos

                                                                • Create THE Action
                                                                  Create THE Action  Ай бұрын

                                                                  0:15 It is not about the size it is how you use it

                                                                  • Pigeon Space
                                                                    Pigeon Space  Ай бұрын

                                                                    how big would be the phobos crater (km)

                                                                    • Leandro de Oliveira
                                                                      Leandro de Oliveira  Ай бұрын

                                                                      I LIKE POTATOES

                                                                      • keyan farrugia
                                                                        keyan farrugia  Ай бұрын

                                                                        I live in Malta

                                                                        • BG 105
                                                                          BG 105  Ай бұрын

                                                                          Imagine if, somehow, jupiter made ceres go of course and Mars captured it! It'd be amazing! Mars with a major moon. Sure it'd probably be small, depending on the distance, and improbable but hey, it's fun to image.

                                                                          • Richard Mahoney
                                                                            Richard Mahoney  Ай бұрын

                                                                            Crash it into mars

                                                                            • Markiyan Hapyak
                                                                              Markiyan Hapyak  Ай бұрын

                                                                              They don't deserve to be called moons.

                                                                              • Maleavi Tohl
                                                                                Maleavi Tohl  Ай бұрын

                                                                                one of the first kurzgesagt videos i watched

                                                                                • noel aranez
                                                                                  noel aranez  Ай бұрын

                                                                                  0:01 heres a fun fact *they spin around mars the same direction*

                                                                                  • tjibbe ettema
                                                                                    tjibbe ettema  Ай бұрын

                                                                                    I feel sad for mars now

                                                                                    • Gordon Shumway
                                                                                      Gordon Shumway  Ай бұрын

                                                                                      It would be sweet if the Earth "caught" an asteroid. I want two moons, dag nab it.

                                                                                      • Ricardo Cortés Mercado
                                                                                        Ricardo Cortés Mercado  Ай бұрын

                                                                                        Aqui wele a qlo

                                                                                        • Flat Mars Society
                                                                                          Flat Mars Society  Ай бұрын

                                                                                          0:39 why there is a reference of Dr Who on the asteroid belt

                                                                                          • Sanic
                                                                                            Sanic  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                            :( mars no

                                                                                            • lexus14blacklist
                                                                                              lexus14blacklist  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                              I think we will stabilize the orbits of the moons when we colonize Mars. For obvious reasons a moon hitting the planet would be bad for the colony, and Deimos is a great place to build a base.

                                                                                              • Destructive Cuber
                                                                                                Destructive Cuber  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                Any GD players here?

                                                                                                • Krypt
                                                                                                  Krypt  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                  Oh Damn

                                                                                                  • Slim-phobos YT
                                                                                                    Slim-phobos YT  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                    My cat is named phobos I had no idea phobos is the God of fear

                                                                                                    • Nug U
                                                                                                      Nug U  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                      I don't get how the moons are getting closer or further away. What about conservation of energy and elliptic orbits? And for the exact same reason I don't see how an astroid could suddenly just start orbiting a planet.

                                                                                                      • Xavell
                                                                                                        Xavell  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                        Geometry Dash PHOBOS and DEIMOS

                                                                                                        • Unhappiness
                                                                                                          Unhappiness  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                          Sorry, but I can't understand... why Jupiter's massive gravity kicked the two asteroid and attracted to Mars, a planet's gravity is the ability to pull something towards itself, right? but why JUPITER'S GRAVITY PUSH the two asteroid?

                                                                                                          • Solestebano
                                                                                                            Solestebano  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                            PASATE PHOBOS

                                                                                                            • mathias maineri
                                                                                                              mathias maineri  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                              Humans: yes we made iiiiiiiiiiii fuck come on!

                                                                                                              • OMHG A.K.A just a pie
                                                                                                                OMHG A.K.A just a pie  2 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                But if Phobos gets ripped in to pieces and turns into a ring Mars isn’t moonless. The exact definition of a moon is an object that orbits something and was not put there by any civilization, will every little stone in the ring be put there by some kind of civilization? No, every little stone will be it’s own moon

                                                                                                                • SylkaChan
                                                                                                                  SylkaChan  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                  Too bad Mars didn't get Ceres and Vienna.

                                                                                                                  • animagi
                                                                                                                    animagi  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                    5/7 not enough demons - IGN

                                                                                                                    • anh ngo trong
                                                                                                                      anh ngo trong  3 ай бұрын


                                                                                                                      • Ahmetdeniz Darcan
                                                                                                                        Ahmetdeniz Darcan  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                        Kurzgesagt guy:there are more like giant potatos Me:found my new home

                                                                                                                        • spacelover132123
                                                                                                                          spacelover132123  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                          Phobos and deimos are prenounced foe bows and dee mows

                                                                                                                          • 2wolfninja
                                                                                                                            2wolfninja  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                            EASTER EGG 00:37

                                                                                                                            • Sean Keste Bernales
                                                                                                                              Sean Keste Bernales  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                              Guess that's Madness animation by Krinkels for today.

                                                                                                                              • SilverGalaxy728
                                                                                                                                SilverGalaxy728  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                Let's home mars gets rings but I would be dead when that happens if it even happens

                                                                                                                                • Foxboy Gaming
                                                                                                                                  Foxboy Gaming  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                  Aw Jupiter give his brother a small moon for birthday

                                                                                                                                  • Meat Boy
                                                                                                                                    Meat Boy  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                    Pásate phobos:v

                                                                                                                                    • Renan_PS
                                                                                                                                      Renan_PS  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                      Phobos is the name of your horse in AC:Odyssey, and Deimos is the name of the villain in the same game, did Ubisoft named them? (obviously I know it was the greeks)

                                                                                                                                      • Saturn Plays G A M E S
                                                                                                                                        Saturn Plays G A M E S  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                        Jupiter and Mars loved playing catch

                                                                                                                                        • Exterior Shock
                                                                                                                                          Exterior Shock  3 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                          In a hundred billion years?! wth! The sun won't even glow anymore by that time!

                                                                                                                                          • Saif Mohammad
                                                                                                                                            Saif Mohammad  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                            Why Mars Have North pole and south pole Please make a video about Why Mars Have North and South Pole

                                                                                                                                            • Paper bag Boy
                                                                                                                                              Paper bag Boy  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                              0:34 I love how he says potatoes

                                                                                                                                              • Sassy CSS
                                                                                                                                                Sassy CSS  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                Jupiter: Mars !!! Do you want to play a game of fetch ? Imma use some of those weird insects floating around me...

                                                                                                                                                • David Legend
                                                                                                                                                  David Legend  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                  Why do teachers not use this content?

                                                                                                                                                  • Ryan Matthew Perry
                                                                                                                                                    Ryan Matthew Perry  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                    That will kill a few plot points for the Doom Universe a few 100 million years from now 🙃

                                                                                                                                                    • Anton Ironstag
                                                                                                                                                      Anton Ironstag  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                      "You're *tearing* me apart, Mars!" Phobos

                                                                                                                                                      • 5upremists
                                                                                                                                                        5upremists  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                        Asteroid dinosaurs is 2 million Tsar bombas exploded together.Phobos weighs more than the astroid

                                                                                                                                                        • KKKLEJ Matrixo181
                                                                                                                                                          KKKLEJ Matrixo181  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                          1:40 Good Habitability If Its Ceres

                                                                                                                                                          • cookiebuster
                                                                                                                                                            cookiebuster  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                            Build a mars base they said.....It will be safe they said 1:13

                                                                                                                                                            • Ibrahim Abdalla
                                                                                                                                                              Ibrahim Abdalla  4 ай бұрын

                                                                                                                                                              0:38 It's always fun to find a Tardis in Kurzgesagt videos.

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