What Dinosaurs ACTUALLY Looked Like?

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The past is a vast and mysterious land that begins at the big bang and ends in the present, expanding with each passing moment. It is the home of everything that came before, the key to understanding our present. Here we find the most amazing creatures to ever roam our planet, hundreds of millions of species so diverse that our imagination cannot do them justice. Unfortunately the past carefully guards its secrets.

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  1. Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    Kurzgesagt – In a NutshellIl y a 15 jours

    kgs.link/12022_Calendar As the year 12,021 slowly comes to an end, we present to you the 12,022 Human Era Calendar: Eons Edition. You can get the very shiny, high-quality, limited edition now until we sell out and then never again. WORLDWIDE SHIPPING AVAILABLE.

  2. Yu Yang Ng

    Yu Yang NgIl y a 20 heures


  3. Snake man

    Snake manIl y a jour

    Yes Kurzgesagt I do notice you deleting all the spam, thank you alot

  4. Squirrel Slapper

    Squirrel SlapperIl y a jour

    @Hot Rod Fucking what

  5. William Gomez

    William GomezIl y a jour

    @Gabriel Dias itll available thismohtn too

  6. Gabriel Dias

    Gabriel DiasIl y a jour

    Hi Kurzgesagt i was wondering when will the portuguese captions be available, i wanted to show this video to my class, but many of them don't understand english so if you could get the captions soon, i would be very happy. Thank you by doing these videos

  7. Brawph

    BrawphIl y a 2 heures

    Library of Alexandria - "So much ancient human writing lost!" The Fossil Record, with billions of years of lost knowledge - "Am I a joke to you?"

  8. luise luise

    luise luiseIl y a 2 heures

    the animation in the beginning was sooo beautiful

  9. CAGO

    CAGOIl y a 3 heures

    Maybe it was this maybe it was that.... What a load of crack... The feathered reptiles didn't existed they come from corporate greed that like to milk naive idiots. We had-have reptiles, birds, mammals, insects. Stop mixing things up because naturally they dont mix and never were able to!

  10. Zenith Rising

    Zenith RisingIl y a 3 heures

    Boink apparatus.

  11. kew eyz

    kew eyzIl y a 3 heures

    human era way older than 12k

  12. Vinicius Leandro

    Vinicius LeandroIl y a 4 heures

    But such is life - time marches on without any concern for our feelings (...)" I'm not crying.

  13. montster101

    montster101Il y a 4 heures

    The flood has allot to do with this

  14. Seagull for president 2024

    Seagull for president 2024Il y a 2 heures


  15. Paz Flores Asael Paulino

    Paz Flores Asael PaulinoIl y a 4 heures

    En español 😭😭

  16. Killian Fitzgerald

    Killian FitzgeraldIl y a 4 heures

    i am curious, is it technically possible to clone dinosaurs from what we have?

  17. Seagull for president 2024

    Seagull for president 2024Il y a 2 heures

    From what I know not exactly. we could tie the dinosaurs dna with a living animals and it would create a close mix of them,( I’m pretty sure about this not 100% tho )

  18. gyuioppoiuyg

    gyuioppoiuygIl y a 5 heures

    I love you videos and I really want to recommend to my Chinese Dad as he loves to learn more about these interesting topics. However, I realized that you guys don't have subtitles for Chinese. Just as a suggestion, I think there would be a huge market audience who would be interested in your content if these videos were translated into Chinese. Thumbs up if you think Kurzgesagt should add some Chinese subtitles and grow the channel even more! Thank you for your vids, much love

  19. Abdallah H Khan

    Abdallah H KhanIl y a 6 heures

    "To support what we do on this channel, *to fill the void in your soul* or just to have something beautiful to look at." Kurzgesagt got no chill.

  20. Jonathan Moose

    Jonathan MooseIl y a 6 heures

    I absolutely love these. And couldn't be happier they did dinosaurs.

  21. Jadiash

    JadiashIl y a 7 heures

    Watching this just made me realize that we will also become the past. People will be wondering how we lived and call Iphones precious artifacts😥

  22. oktong koswara

    oktong koswaraIl y a 7 heures

    Pls Indonesian subtitle

  23. da cringe boi

    da cringe boiIl y a 8 heures

    4:00 if u dont understand, he is saying that we dont realise that we dont know something.

  24. Max Waginski

    Max WaginskiIl y a 8 heures

    Sorry for being rude but lizards are incapable of being snuggly otherwise you make a good point

  25. Seagull for president 2024

    Seagull for president 2024Il y a 2 heures

    Are you sure?

  26. Safir Aksel

    Safir AkselIl y a 9 heures

    This is one of my favorite video you'd ever done. The gorgeous animation with a beautiful message warms my heart a lot.

  27. Angelica Reyes

    Angelica ReyesIl y a 9 heures

    Imagen the 🦖 🦕 we’re the aliens pets!

  28. Poop nucka

    Poop nuckaIl y a 10 heures

    Time travel is still a possibility. That would be wild if dinosaurs had a super advanced civilization and actually died out from a prehistoric nuclear war. No opposable thumbs makes that unlikely.

  29. Slightly dyslexic puffle

    Slightly dyslexic puffleIl y a 10 heures

    I didnt know i needed to hear the voice say 'fellows'

  30. Usukhbayar Tsendsuren

    Usukhbayar TsendsurenIl y a 11 heures


  31. j

    jIl y a 12 heures

    2:30 Only because of satan

  32. Stefan Buican

    Stefan BuicanIl y a 12 heures

    Can we have a moment to think how the first human who discovered a dinosaur skeleton may have though at that moment? Probably his mind went on wtf/s XD.

  33. Vincent Paul

    Vincent PaulIl y a 13 heures

    So who in your team is the pokemon master? Lol

  34. aswer huio

    aswer huioIl y a 14 heures

    I occassionally feel sad about the fact that I will never be able to see anything past that isn't recorded. Thank you for putting it in a video.

  35. Elipo the lamia loli protector

    Elipo the lamia loli protectorIl y a 14 heures

    Christians hate him, find out who he is!

  36. 一護 Kᴜʀᴏsᴀᴋɪ

    一護 KᴜʀᴏsᴀᴋɪIl y a 15 heures

    This gave me goosebumps and made my eyes tear. Thank u for such a beautiful well done video!

  37. aswer huio

    aswer huioIl y a 14 heures

    i always love your videos

  38. Cubialpha

    CubialphaIl y a 15 heures

    just want to mention, there's a term for that skinny hollow appearance of animals designed based on only their skeletons: shrink-wrapping

  39. Damandarin

    DamandarinIl y a 15 heures

    Make a video on procrastination!!

  40. Ashley Smith

    Ashley SmithIl y a 15 heures

    Loved the reference to Sir David Attenborough at 09:31. Very nice. He's my hero.

  41. ElusivEnigma

    ElusivEnigmaIl y a 16 heures

    David Attenborough at 9:32

  42. ElusivEnigma

    ElusivEnigmaIl y a 16 heures

    3:08 WW2 destroyed almost all possible Spinosouras fossils

  43. Danny Lash Official

    Danny Lash OfficialIl y a 16 heures

    So Yoshis were real after all…

  44. UAC

    UACIl y a 16 heures

    The giant humanoid skeletons that was found: ayye we *don't* exist

  45. Black Black

    Black BlackIl y a 17 heures

    This guy acts like time travel isn't a very real possibility in the not so distant future.

  46. Pr0grammed

    Pr0grammedIl y a 17 heures

    Big pogs

  47. clement Paul

    clement PaulIl y a 17 heures

    the music is amazing is this video

  48. Mount Hope

    Mount HopeIl y a 18 heures

    4:46 yoo kurzgesagt chill 💀💀

  49. blooburry416

    blooburry416Il y a 19 heures

    There is no right. Its literally simply our own perception and things that tell us certain things but at the end of the fucking day...NO HUMAN REALLY KNOWS ANYTHING.

  50. Sarah Griffin

    Sarah GriffinIl y a 19 heures

    2:25 Sheesh

  51. Boostin20v

    Boostin20vIl y a 19 heures

    Mind blowing channel. I can't believe this just came up in my recc . Really algorithms??!! Amazing work by these guys.

  52. Samantha Quiroz

    Samantha QuirozIl y a 21 heure

    i always love your videos

  53. rowni

    rowniIl y a 21 heure

    I never I'd see "Sheesh" in a Kurzgesagt video 😂 I sometimes forget yall are up to date with memes and references

  54. PixelDrixxle

    PixelDrixxleIl y a 23 heures

    tfw you realize that rex probably couldn't roar, spino was not a bipedal 60 ft long carnivore and velociraptors were much smaller in real life than in jurassic park


    NOMADDOSESTUFFIl y a 23 heures


  56. HymnSake

    HymnSakeIl y a 23 heures

    “We nee to use science and imagination...” pretty much in a nutshell

  57. Darabat

    DarabatIl y a jour

    I was a dinosaur fan as a child and this video almost made me cry from the beauty of the images and words

  58. Max Stead

    Max SteadIl y a jour

    Dude, you are ruining the next Jurassic World..

  59. Will 2-B

    Will 2-BIl y a jour

    ...and modern academia has absolutely nothing to do with these changes.

  60. Sabarinath S

    Sabarinath SIl y a jour

    Got some David Attenborough vibes from this one!

  61. Sabarinath S

    Sabarinath SIl y a 15 heures

    @ElusivEnigma good catch!

  62. ElusivEnigma

    ElusivEnigmaIl y a 16 heures

    They put him in right here lol 9:32

  63. Alejo Recofsky

    Alejo RecofskyIl y a jour

    Porque no tiene subtitulos en español? :(

  64. Wijaya Wi

    Wijaya WiIl y a jour

    Di terjemahkan Bahasa Indonesia pasti keren nih

  65. Érico Schmitt

    Érico SchmittIl y a jour

    Just came from Anton Petrov's video on a found dino cell possibly containing DNA material!

  66. PandaBytes

    PandaBytesIl y a jour

    Hopefully I go the way of the dinosaurs sooner rather than later

  67. Sean Carter

    Sean CarterIl y a jour

    That is a good thing we find 15,000 species each year, seeing as how we annihilate like 10,000 species every year. Lol.

  68. Dr Tobse

    Dr TobseIl y a jour

    The found skeleton of humans together with dinos. Humans lived together with them. Also the found remaining as of giant’s so well yes I think the history books are pretty wrong

  69. Cuddly the Snuggly

    Cuddly the Snuggly Il y a jour

    Can I get a sub out of sympathy?

  70. CanadianPiglin

    CanadianPiglinIl y a jour

    This makes me think and know better and one day i will pas down this info to my children one day . thank u for helping me

  71. shustrik

    shustrikIl y a jour

    I’m russian and I love that I don’t need a huge English knowledge to watch your videos, cause my English is pretty bad. By the way, thank you very much for your videos. The are very interesting to watch!

  72. Antonio Achiles Castro

    Antonio Achiles CastroIl y a jour

    More indoctrination to the unwitting sheep. By using a foreign accent makes it appear “legitimate”!🤣🤣🤣

  73. PHOENIX 837

    PHOENIX 837Il y a jour

    Just an example that there is no way that an (accident) can create this beauty.....pretty sure god did

  74. Mut

    MutIl y a jour

    @PHOENIX 837 neither did any for yours stop burning books

  75. PHOENIX 837

    PHOENIX 837Il y a jour

    @Mut no one asked for ur reply too u know

  76. Mut

    MutIl y a jour

    Literally no one asked

  77. Arun c joy

    Arun c joyIl y a jour

    I feel one of the most important things that make these videos so great is the music. It's just so good and really helps set the stage.

  78. josh jaeger

    josh jaegerIl y a jour

    Let’s go Brandon!!!!!

  79. Ashton Bunche

    Ashton BuncheIl y a jour


  80. Hoàng Minh Khuê

    Hoàng Minh KhuêIl y a jour

    How did you get the animated pictures in this video? I'm in school, so I definetely wants to impress my teacher.

  81. sam mcdermott

    sam mcdermottIl y a jour

    What I find interesting is that if the meteor never landed and the dinosaurs carried on evolving there would list likely have been sentient dinosaurs roaming the earth right now

  82. Cassie

    CassieIl y a jour

    never know about them if they lived in areas that didn't facilitate fossilization.

  83. Cassie

    CassieIl y a jour

    Add arabic plz

  84. Frederik

    FrederikIl y a jour

    I want dinosaurs to be brought back to life. But first we should look at the species we could appreciate today

  85. Pa Trick

    Pa TrickIl y a jour

    A bit out of topic, but someone should start teaching American young earth creationists about creation through evolution, just as almost all other Christians believe. Just a thought. In many EU countries, it is illegal to teach young earth creationism, because let's face it, it is just dumb and outdated.

  86. Ramen

    RamenIl y a jour

    Big bang 😳

  87. Sir Sir

    Sir SirIl y a jour

    It's crazy scientists can tell all this by the bones left and other things.

  88. Meise Maria

    Meise MariaIl y a jour

    This video is so beutiful! you guys have really come a long way with colors and movements, and it is a joy to watch. Thank you so much for sharing your imaginations with us!

  89. McPeanut

    McPeanutIl y a jour

    Damn, Christians must absolutely hate this channel lol

  90. Mut

    MutIl y a jour

    Oh they do they do

  91. Federico Jimbo Smithson

    Federico Jimbo SmithsonIl y a jour

    I'm a Christian but I do appreciate science. Trying to consolidate knowledge from the Bible & what science tells us.

  92. Goddess Wang Feifei

    Goddess Wang FeifeiIl y a jour

    Movie staffs still can't let those "correct versions" appear on movies or televisions - People love to watch quasi-dragons, they do not wish to watch a bunch of giant awkward-looking ostriches.

  93. Command3r Cody Brickfilms

    Command3r Cody BrickfilmsIl y a jour

    ‘Evolution’ mate not everybody believes in that

  94. Command3r Cody Brickfilms

    Command3r Cody BrickfilmsIl y a 10 heures

    @castel de cristal not that it’s hard to understand, it’s just stupid.

  95. castel de cristal

    castel de cristalIl y a 10 heures

    @Command3r Cody Brickfilms ah yes, you believe that an eternal being created us but evolution is SO HARD for you to understand..

  96. Command3r Cody Brickfilms

    Command3r Cody BrickfilmsIl y a 10 heures

    @castel de cristal Oh and please tell me, where is PURE evidence that evolution is true. Give me 10 facts that make sense and I’ll believe you.

  97. Command3r Cody Brickfilms

    Command3r Cody BrickfilmsIl y a 11 heures

    @castel de cristal I do believe in science, but not that OUT OF NOWHERE some two fucking planets collided on their own making earth, and then some small life forms turned into prehistoric salamanders, which led to them fucking each other until they magically ‘evolved’. Yes people, somehow these creatures evolved into other creatures.

  98. castel de cristal

    castel de cristalIl y a 11 heures

    @Command3r Cody Brickfilms ah yes because your fairytales are SO accurate, don’t reply back because i won’t be replying back, i don’t wanna keep talking to a delusional person who believes some magical man created everything but doesn’t believe in science

  99. Youri Jourdain

    Youri JourdainIl y a jour

    You know there is some saddness to this. That we will never really know how dinosaurs looked like. Only our limited imagination can aid a little.

  100. Bd BlaZer

    Bd BlaZerIl y a jour

    at least we are not furry foxy like primates

  101. 박승현

    박승현Il y a jour

    Imagine if Aliens found human fossils and imagine us a creepy skinny creatures just by looking at our bones.

  102. BND

    BNDIl y a jour

    Still dont get why there arent ads on this channel cause this one isnt part of Funk

  103. Godwin Tan

    Godwin TanIl y a jour

    The Animation makes it more interesting to watch.

  104. A. Stevens

    A. StevensIl y a jour

    One thing is for sure. This video is an opiate induced pile of soon to be copralite (fosillized crap), don't waste your time watching it.

  105. basic__lee

    basic__leeIl y a jour

    or are they?

  106. Noelle Davis

    Noelle DavisIl y a jour

    *five seconds in* "There are even more things that we don't know we don't know" Thanks, Kurzesagt.

  107. Kareem Ahmed

    Kareem AhmedIl y a 13 heures

    Right. An illiterate person is not somebody who didn't go to college, but somebody who doesn't want to update their information from time to time, if not everyday.

  108. السلام عليكم

    السلام عليكمIl y a jour

    Add arabic plz🗿

  109. The Gamer Squad

    The Gamer SquadIl y a jour

    *cough* All Yesterdays *cough*

  110. Steve Thea

    Steve TheaIl y a jour

    So smoov

  111. Sanaa Maroof

    Sanaa MaroofIl y a jour

    you are in a nutshell so i'm surprised how you could see all this....

  112. Bradley Price

    Bradley PriceIl y a jour

    This was really beautifully done

  113. Bradley Price

    Bradley PriceIl y a jour

    This was really beautifully done

  114. Matador

    MatadorIl y a jour

    nothing about this is real and this propaganda should be illegal and the creator should be put in jail

  115. BangBangTud

    BangBangTudIl y a jour

    After watching this, I start to think Jurassic Park isn't such a bad idea anymore.

  116. Nicholas Orr

    Nicholas OrrIl y a jour

    "a loss" - on one hand, sure - on the one where they can and will just eat us, not so much :P great video

  117. Bai Schasraliza Satria Abdul

    Bai Schasraliza Satria AbdulIl y a jour


  118. Bai Schasraliza Satria Abdul

    Bai Schasraliza Satria AbdulIl y a jour


  119. Teal Corset Frog

    Teal Corset FrogIl y a jour

    Beautiful 🥺

  120. denHund101

    denHund101Il y a jour

    2:09 R.I.P. little one

  121. Jhon Dale Banogon

    Jhon Dale BanogonIl y a jour

    I am crying from all sorts of feelings this video gave. Mostly though it's because of how beautiful it is

  122. Yato TFT

    Yato TFTIl y a jour

    take this, the father is a genius

  123. Yato TFT

    Yato TFTIl y a jour

    very bullet thing m8