The Last Light Before Eternal Darkness – White Dwarfs & Black Dwarfs

  • Published: 04 May 2017
  • Everything will end. Even the universe. But in a future so far away that it defies description, there will still be light and therefore a chance for life. It will be around White Dwarfs, the corpses of stars. But even they will fade one day..

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    The Last Light Before Eternal Darkness – White Dwarfs & Black Dwarfs

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    • Suppalarp Samakkarn
      Suppalarp Samakkarn  6 hours back

      Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell it’s over the last year for day

    • Suppalarp Samakkarn
      Suppalarp Samakkarn  6 hours back

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    • jupitermk
      jupitermk  2 months back

      The uonovrs cant dhe

    • Allthenews ordeath
      Allthenews ordeath  2 months back

      Well that’s depressing.
      The real question is can entropy be reversed?

    • Ben Donovan
      Ben Donovan  2 months back

      Wait, when the stars die, can't new stars be born?

  • Jason Snug
    Jason Snug  4 hours back

    A black dwarf really just sounds like a Diet Black Hole, doesn't it?

    • Daniel 0220
      Daniel 0220  19 hours back

      Why will the sun shed its outer layer? 1:53

      • FragileGameZ
        FragileGameZ  1 days back

        black hole societies will have to be established

        • Gabriel Marvez Díaz
          Gabriel Marvez Díaz  2 days back

          Whats the difference between neutron stars and white dwarfs? Are they the same?

          • Paulina de la Garza
            Paulina de la Garza  2 days back

            (Totally funny joke)Y did the sun explode? Cause it was to tiered to live! (Not funny)

            • DarK_Snake Venom
              DarK_Snake Venom  2 days back

              *No birds were harmed in the making of this video*

              Also, 4:10, that white dwarf star looks like a mainic

              • Jennifer Kent
                Jennifer Kent  3 days back

                I think there is one way to extend the universe, at least in our galaxy cluster,
                Through the harvesting of and recycling of radiation from say, black holes, you can create new mass from that energy to make hydrogen, enough to form a star, because of the conservation of energy

                • Mohamed Akrarai
                  Mohamed Akrarai  4 days back

                  Existence is pain ! humanity just needs time to discover this, if some of you didn't already!

                  • Scott Benedict
                    Scott Benedict  4 days back

                    Delay work longer. This site knows why we are here.

                    • Gaming Famous
                      Gaming Famous  6 days back

                      Before watching the video i got an ad with (that's how i remember his name) Danny DeVito in it.

                      • Ben Jia
                        Ben Jia  7 days back

                        Daily dose of existential crisis

                        • qeafs
                          qeafs  7 days back

                          4:06 human ? instead of birds , weird

                          • dat nguyen
                            dat nguyen  1 weeks back

                            Uhm the white dwarf is probably the material that made thor's hammer hahaha

                            • Carl Heffner
                              Carl Heffner  1 weeks back

                              The good thing is is that we wont live long enough to see this death

                              • Amrith Menon
                                Amrith Menon  1 weeks back

                                Feels like dark souls

                                • bisi kuku
                                  bisi kuku  1 weeks back

                                  what if we are a simulation and the universe will end when someone falls over the wire and no one fixes it

                                  • master blox
                                    master blox  1 weeks back

                                    Who else has a freaking panic attack when you realize when you die you die forever

                                    • Максим Баткаев

                                      Смысл жизни если: мы все умрем,планеты все умрут,звёзды все взорвутся,черная дыра всех засосет,заморозится и не умереть невозможно

                                      • Abdul mannan
                                        Abdul mannan  1 weeks back

                                        Did Kurzgesagt like my comment if he didn’t you’re not you’d be dead while reading my comment kurzgesagt

                                        • Mehmet Dogan
                                          Mehmet Dogan  1 weeks back

                                          3:35 could give a huge bang again

                                          • Gwyn's Last Knight
                                            Gwyn's Last Knight  1 weeks back

                                            This channel is beautiful

                                            • Steel Alsbury
                                              Steel Alsbury  1 weeks back

                                              I like how they say this could be humanity’s last home.but we are too busy killing each other and getting into fights

                                              • Sam Labo
                                                Sam Labo  1 weeks back

                                                I was milking the cat an she scratched me. Now I'm watching racist videos

                                                • Robert Pietraru
                                                  Robert Pietraru  1 weeks back

                                                  Why it must be so depressing?

                                                  • Gassan Gasimov
                                                    Gassan Gasimov  1 weeks back

                                                    and then, only then,

                                                    a new universe will be born.

                                                    • ChaZ-E
                                                      ChaZ-E  1 weeks back

                                                      I like the optimistic ending. ☺️

                                                      • R3Volt.
                                                        R3Volt.  2 weeks back

                                                        5:35 - 6:02 Kurzgesagt's signature optimistic nihilism

                                                        • IDidNawtHitHer Oh Hi Mark

                                                          At this even baby humans can create a sun easily

                                                          • Nikolas _Spiridakis
                                                            Nikolas _Spiridakis  2 weeks back

                                                            You are the best YouTube space channel thanks for all the content I will always support your Channel I love my Universe and most of all the things that God created with limit of course but Your Channel is the best.

                                                            • Rose Marrie
                                                              Rose Marrie  2 weeks back

                                                              We all want to live forever but the sad truth is we can’t

                                                              • Aklesh Dahal
                                                                Aklesh Dahal  1 weeks back

                                                                You sure we all want to live forever?

                                                            • Jimmy
                                                              Jimmy  2 weeks back

                                                              White Dwarfs: *Can Live for 100 Billion Billion Years*

                                                              Universe: *I'm about to end this Star and Humans whole career*

                                                              • Scarydave 724
                                                                Scarydave 724  2 weeks back

                                                                "We are what we are today so
                                                                It doesnt matter for us what will happen billion years later who know maybe life start again"


                                                                • Jason Stover
                                                                  Jason Stover  2 weeks back

                                                                  No consideration for humans making giant artificial light sources?

                                                                  • xAC1DxTR1Px
                                                                    xAC1DxTR1Px  2 weeks back

                                                                    We are already on the brink of viable fusion technology. By that time, couldn't we just make our own stars?

                                                                    • Chlothemonkey
                                                                      Chlothemonkey  2 weeks back


                                                                      See, that’s where you’re wrong.
                                                                      The hottest thing in our universe is actually Keanu Reeves.

                                                                      • Jonah Corpuz
                                                                        Jonah Corpuz  2 weeks back

                                                                        This is depressing

                                                                        • Jonah Corpuz
                                                                          Jonah Corpuz  2 weeks back

                                                                          This is depressing

                                                                          • Kamilah Griggs
                                                                            Kamilah Griggs  2 weeks back

                                                                            I like how u tried to clean it up at the end... it’s too late I’m already petrified

                                                                            • Rahul p m
                                                                              Rahul p m  2 weeks back

                                                                              Bruh... Let's worry about climate change first! It can kill us in a matter of years! Now billions!

                                                                              • Jillian Smith
                                                                                Jillian Smith  2 weeks back

                                                                                Existential depression settles in again.

                                                                                • medexamtoolsdotcom
                                                                                  medexamtoolsdotcom  2 weeks back

                                                                                  But I want the heat death of the universe RIGHT NOW! Why should I have to wait?!

                                                                                  • Treecko101
                                                                                    Treecko101  2 weeks back

                                                                                    That ending makes the end of the universe a lot less depressing.

                                                                                    • exe Dev
                                                                                      exe Dev  3 weeks back

                                                                                      Me: *watches all his vids*
                                                                                      Me: what the...
                                                                                      Me in the background: how is this man not accepted into harbor or what ever college is the best in the world

                                                                                      • EnDleSsGaming 0507
                                                                                        EnDleSsGaming 0507  3 weeks back

                                                                                        I'm white and I'm a dwarf
                                                                                        I hope no-one lives with me

                                                                                        • genetic experiment
                                                                                          genetic experiment  3 weeks back

                                                                                          "The universe won't end with a bang but with a whimper"
                                                                                          -The doctor

                                                                                          • Faizan Moin
                                                                                            Faizan Moin  3 weeks back

                                                                                            The thing is , we cannot see it happening

                                                                                            • Tudor_XD
                                                                                              Tudor_XD  3 weeks back

                                                                                              so remember kids stars have layers like onions.