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

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  • Published on: 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!

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    https://what-if.xkcd.com/15/

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    http://blog.nuclearsecrecy.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/SR-12-001-CASTLE-BRAVO.pdf
    https://www.fourmilab.ch/etexts/www/effects/
    http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/737271.pdf

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  • nuke mariana trench marianas trench nuclear bomb detonate detonated what happens what happened pressure tsar bomba fat man little boy earthquake tsunami nuclear winter tectonic plates philippine plate pacific plate water pressure crushed animation kurzgesagt in a nutshell If You Detonated a Nuclear Bomb In The Marianas Trench

COMMENTS: 40

  • Alex 1
    Alex 1   8 minuts ago

    An explosion under water will happen

  • Aidan Blade
    Aidan Blade   27 minuts ago

    my bird will prob never dieit will be able to eat anything in one swallow and survive and explosion the size of its planetKIRBY BIRD

  • Rayan Ch
    Rayan Ch   9 hours ago

    why do we have weapons that can destroy our planet . humans are just soo stupid . and please don't tell me it's to protect our self .

  • bearme47
    bearme47   12 hours ago

    If you believe this shit you are part of the worlds problem and end.

  • bearme47
    bearme47   12 hours ago

    You will awaken Leviathan then end times begin.

  • Jonathan Aguilar
    Jonathan Aguilar   1 days ago

    o3o.....O3O I WANT A PAJARITOOOOOOOOOO!!!!. Q3Q GIMME MAH PAJARITOOOOOOOO!!

  • Drew Lebel
    Drew Lebel   1 days ago

    Hey hey hey! Whoa buddy!!! What In the Fuck is a kilometer???? We need that shit in either miles or feet! So after all that we still gotta guess? Or enroll in some Harvard lab to decipher your ancient hieroglyphic unit of measurement?? No now come on bruh seriously, how fucking deep is mother nature's gash???

  • Ben Cofield
    Ben Cofield   1 days ago

    Alright now what if we did every nuke in the world at the bottom of the trench.

  • Richard Martin
    Richard Martin   1 days ago

    With may be tsunami waves running a 1000 miles an hour crashing ashore slaughtering millions of people create a massive bubble under the ocean live everything would fall into

  • Sergio Lopez
    Sergio Lopez   1 days ago

    Narrator: it’s a relatively pristine environment thanks to the absent of humansplastic: hold my beer!!

  • Wassim Riah
    Wassim Riah   1 days ago

    Those kind of video are so beautiful....

  • techLOGIC
    techLOGIC   1 days ago

    This nothing doing n lovable act of humans (bombs here n there ) will some make earth a new MARS .

  • Andrey Yeltsov
    Andrey Yeltsov   2 days ago

    Tsar bomb was actually >50Mt (and theoretical 100Mt) of TNT, not 1 Mt.

  • rockerseven
    rockerseven   2 days ago

    So you're saying movies have lied to us?

  • Flux
    Flux   3 days ago

    the bird thing at the end really made my day :))

  • Derp
    Derp   3 days ago

    I honestly think this would be cool to ACTUALLY Do this In REAL LIFE With a SMALL nuclear bomb. Other then it killing a couple hundred fish, and maybe a one or two nearby whales, its effect would be significantly less dramatic and a interesting Large-scale science experiment. Whats the worst that could happen?...

  • Nelson's Tree
    Nelson's Tree   3 days ago

    I disagree. The more you squeeze a explosive the more destruction. The water would not win.

  • Nathan Wright
    Nathan Wright   3 days ago

    I'm assuming you've tried this. Sorry, just been told it's all good only to have things get fu#$@d up and have the "protagonists" in the situation say " I didn't know that was going to happen."

  • Vrederic Sicat
    Vrederic Sicat   3 days ago

    4:02 But i live in the philipines😢😢😢😢😢

  • fhroylan dejesus
    fhroylan dejesus   4 days ago

    Me:when saw the philippine plate😱also me:i gonna die now if that happens😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱fan from the philippines thow😁😁😁🇵🇭🇵🇭🇵🇭🇵🇭

  • Harris Farley
    Harris Farley   4 days ago

    I love how some Kurzgesagt videos are very high minded and deeply thought concepts, while others are like "what if we blew shit up?" or "what if we threw an elephant from a tall building?"

  • Tyler Drees
    Tyler Drees   4 days ago

    00:50 it's a relatively pristine environment thanks to the absence of humans. A great place for our nuclear test!Yep, human nature has been exposed.

  • Lord Sakazuki
    Lord Sakazuki   4 days ago

    When people think there is more water on Earth than land I show them this video @0:28 and make them realize how fucking stupid they are.The earth is like 2% water llf

  • TreeMobile.
    TreeMobile.   4 days ago

    Brings the Black Hole Bomb to the Mariana trench

  • NOOB RUNNER
    NOOB RUNNER   4 days ago

    I just love how you planned birds for a Mascot 👍👍❤️