How Bacteria Rule Over Your Body – The Microbiome

  • Published: 05 October 2017
  • What happens when microbes talk to your brain?

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    • Amethyst girl
      Amethyst girl  4 days back

      This video changed my life. I'm trying to have a healthier and more balanced diet now (◠‿◠)

    • Bluespot
      Bluespot  2 weeks back

      WHAT ABOUT adhd?

    • CF - 12ZZ - Mayfield SS (2452)
      CF - 12ZZ - Mayfield SS (2452)  2 months back

      I would love to have the sources to read more. its so interesting.

    • slash The shadow
      slash The shadow  3 months back

      autism is not a disease.. it is a condition

    • Lilllate
      Lilllate  3 months back

      Honestly I can’t believe you called autism a serious disease.

  • Adam Schade
    Adam Schade  8 hours back


      USCGNJ GT  11 hours back

      So when we keep eating healthy food we will eventually like it because all the microbes are telling us to get it.

      • Apoapsis Periapsis
        Apoapsis Periapsis  13 hours back

        They should add this into Minecraft

        • Luigi XIV
          Luigi XIV  18 hours back

          5:55 your koffing is evolving!

          • Seruling Rumput
            Seruling Rumput  20 hours back

            You transplant what?

            • Erl Bruce
              Erl Bruce  21 hours back

              Only Phages can kill them all whahaha

              • ClockMan
                ClockMan  1 days back


                • America
                  America  1 days back

                  when u realize you can poop money

                  • Its115
                    Its115  2 days back


                    • James Matskogv
                      James Matskogv  2 days back

                      HEY!*!*!*! Kurzgesagt never gave a shout out to the Porn-loving bacteria, the ones that live in your balls

                      • Max McMullen
                        Max McMullen  2 days back

                        So it ain't my fault that I'm addicted to junk food, the goddamn microbs in my gut are forcing me to do so

                        • Crystal Eakins
                          Crystal Eakins  2 days back

                          This explains why aliens are always probing

                          • Elijah Grant
                            Elijah Grant  2 days back

                            Damm it in going to doc 😷😷

                            • Khyrid
                              Khyrid  2 days back

                              Does anybody have any good poop I can borrow to stuff up my butt?

                              • DarkSomber
                                DarkSomber  2 days back

                                This stuff keeps me from thinking of reality and the universe

                                • KeRen Tan
                                  KeRen Tan  3 days back

                                  anybody feel bad for those rats?

                                  • Jules
                                    Jules  3 days back

                                    can someone... uh.... donate some of their feces to me? XD

                                    • *** GENERAL ***
                                      *** GENERAL ***  3 days back

                                      donates a poop urgentlyyyy

                                      • F You Series
                                        F You Series  3 days back

                                        1:17 oh my..thats called colostrum dud

                                        • Plasma Prime667
                                          Plasma Prime667  3 days back

                                          Did he say... Transfer poop? *shiver*

                                          • One Punch Taco
                                            One Punch Taco  4 days back

                                            so there are bacteria that love alcohol in an alcoholic guts

                                            • Menos The Name
                                              Menos The Name  4 days back

                                              5:48 What the balanced poop!
                                              Those fatty microbes are as much 'healthy food' as the fibre ones etc.
                                              I'd guess that the scale is probably like balancing a plate, with a balance of our microbes on every part of the plate.
                                              We shouldn't think 'fight the unbalance'. A war is necessary to keep a war going. We should help to balance the unbalance. Probably better to eat a lot AND different, than to just eat less of what's to much (or the war will result in an empty plate).

                                              Try learning about ayurveda! That seems to care about our bodily balance.
                                              It would be a plus for me if you taught about what you found out as well, I'd guess. You make very good videos! <3

                                              • Dylan L.
                                                Dylan L.  4 days back

                                                My coffee microbiome rules over all

                                                • _Paws_
                                                  _Paws_  4 days back

                                                  5:30 So, it's "you eat what you are", it's almost like the reverse.

                                                  • _Paws_
                                                    _Paws_  4 days back

                                                    Is this part of the Minecraft update?

                                                    • Jordan Foster
                                                      Jordan Foster  5 days back

                                                      Time to refuse what they want

                                                      • Fluffy Avalanche
                                                        Fluffy Avalanche  5 days back

                                                        They are kinda cute :/

                                                        • Orven Apuyan
                                                          Orven Apuyan  6 days back

                                                          My gut want anything random

                                                          • Orven Apuyan
                                                            Orven Apuyan  6 days back

                                                            Now i know why i have asthma for years
                                                            Tbh it kinda suck when you have months of no sweets and anything cold like drinks

                                                            • Jalnaa Jalnaa
                                                              Jalnaa Jalnaa  6 days back

                                                              thats how adicshon worcks

                                                              • ENDERGAMER lol
                                                                ENDERGAMER lol  6 days back

                                                                Life fucking blows xD

                                                                • Aleksandar Trifunovic
                                                                  Aleksandar Trifunovic  6 days back

                                                                  So instead of slicing up and preserving Albert Einstein’s brain, we should have gone for his gut?

                                                                  Perhaps some day, instead of having adds for “fragrance of Antonio Banderas” we’ll have “probiotic of Einstein” xD

                                                                  • xandercorp
                                                                    xandercorp  6 days back

                                                                    Kurzgesagt, when did you stop linking in the description the academic sources for the facts found in your video?

                                                                    • Piotr Trzpil
                                                                      Piotr Trzpil  7 days back

                                                                      very cool vide ;)

                                                                      • h3h2h1 h4h2h1
                                                                        h3h2h1 h4h2h1  7 days back

                                                                        CRISPR Is Just The Perfect Tool For Modifying Humans For Need

                                                                        • CrazySexyDutchYessss
                                                                          CrazySexyDutchYessss  7 days back

                                                                          Small correction needed: Autism is not a disease (5:59 into the video). But nice video as always!

                                                                          • cassandra5322
                                                                            cassandra5322  1 weeks back

                                                                            Someone please give me their slim smart and happy shit please.

                                                                            • huxley stratton
                                                                              huxley stratton  1 weeks back

                                                                              Autism isn't a hardware not software

                                                                              • ThaC00l Kid
                                                                                ThaC00l Kid  1 weeks back

                                                                                C R A P T R A N S P L A N T

                                                                                • Ashwin Nair
                                                                                  Ashwin Nair  1 weeks back

                                                                                  So some people literally shove shit up their own ass

                                                                                  • Niyeru
                                                                                    Niyeru  1 weeks back

                                                                                    So you are what you eat, literally?

                                                                                    • Deep state Agent
                                                                                      Deep state Agent  1 weeks back

                                                                                      So it’s not my fault i’m dumb?

                                                                                      • Gaige Gamer
                                                                                        Gaige Gamer  1 weeks back

                                                                                        Can viruses attack viruses

                                                                                        • Morimoto
                                                                                          Morimoto  1 weeks back

                                                                                          No wonder back in the days that people think they think from the gut.

                                                                                          • Morimoto
                                                                                            Morimoto  1 weeks back

                                                                                            U mean I wasn't myself entirely?

                                                                                            • xandercorp
                                                                                              xandercorp  1 weeks back

                                                                                              No mention of opportunistic microorganisms that are normally fine until we get immuno-suppressed?

                                                                                              • Will Middleton
                                                                                                Will Middleton  1 weeks back

                                                                                                2:36 hello I am here to hel...squish