Vantablack: The Darkest Material Ever Made

  • Опубликовано:  Год назад
  • Today we're talking about the blackest material ever created!

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  • SciShow  science  Hank  Green  education  Vantablack: The Darkest Material Ever Made  michael aranda  black hole  vantablack  surrey nanosystems  absence of light  carbon nanotubes  nasa  super-black  

Комментарии: 4 959

  • Fr33 F0X
    Fr33 F0X Час назад


  • Daniel Hernandez-Arroyo
    Daniel Hernandez-Arroyo День назад

    Black panther would of be sick with this

  • CarecaPiolhento
    CarecaPiolhento 3 дня назад

    Imagine a Halloween costume with this

  • Seth Escobar
    Seth Escobar 3 дня назад

    U have over 4 million subscribers and ur asking us to donate that's sad😭

  • Jn Jr
    Jn Jr 6 дней назад

    I want a shirt made out of that thing...

  • Master Penquin
    Master Penquin 7 дней назад

    so the earth IS flat

  • Mad Miner Michael
    Mad Miner Michael 7 дней назад

    I wonder, if this stuff absorbs so much light, could it make solar panels more useful? Or am I completely misinterpreting how solar panels work?

  • VideoSuperMaster
    VideoSuperMaster 8 дней назад

    It's so black it stole every bike in town.

  • ThisGuyPlaysGames
    ThisGuyPlaysGames 10 дней назад

    we can use this to explore space without being detected by aliens

  • Davey Wingatey
    Davey Wingatey 16 дней назад

    Vanta black ninja costume

  • The Ghostly Hallows
    The Ghostly Hallows 20 дней назад

    Is it good that I can still see the texture of all of the stuff?

  • CoolAsFreya
    CoolAsFreya 23 дня назад

    Marijuana, the dankest material ever made

  • SAT1URN1
    SAT1URN1 25 дней назад

    Still brighter than my future

  • Platinum Rage
    Platinum Rage 25 дней назад

    Hurr durr its like my soul. Im like an edgy relatable teen now! haha follow my tumblr

  • Izaiah Lindsey
    Izaiah Lindsey 25 дней назад


  • Mims Zanadunstedt
    Mims Zanadunstedt 27 дней назад

    Dats racist

  • I'm Pickle Rick!!!
    I'm Pickle Rick!!! 29 дней назад


  • MsCode ™
    MsCode ™ Месяц назад

    I am sure you can get the same kind of black on tinfoil if you let the smoke from a candle settle on it.

  • knightshousegames
    knightshousegames Месяц назад

    Imagine how dope a pair of shoes coated in Vantablack would look. Like you would have regular accent colors everywhere else, but the body of the shoe would be Vantablack.

  • M4ster0fGaming
    M4ster0fGaming Месяц назад +3

    I would coat one of those giant hamster balls with vantablack and go onto the streets, pretending to be a black hole.

    Bet those blondes would fall for it

  • This Guy
    This Guy Месяц назад

    I need kne for my phone

  • g money
    g money Месяц назад

    Not as black as my soul

  • Collin Hackenberg
    Collin Hackenberg Месяц назад

    The poor poor Gothic community.

  • superbdog46-Chan
    superbdog46-Chan Месяц назад

    Did that dude blink?

  • Darren Write
    Darren Write Месяц назад

    you could make a great halloween costume with that

  • Qwertyuiopasdfghjklzxcvbnm BoGedvnhrwwacvgfddrrhnj

    It looks like someone just drew in ms paint

  • Eiahfou
    Eiahfou Месяц назад

    The fact that the top comment isn't a black joke surprises me greatly

  • Veda A
    Veda A Месяц назад

    Michael Aranda.. I really can't stop saying "Spaghettied to death" now.. you can take all the credit.

  • bamischijfje123
    bamischijfje123 Месяц назад

    "chance to see a black hole" didn't you JUST say it's absolutely impossible to see them, because they absorb ALL light? And even if you surch for lirerary a black hole in space, which is black mostly, that's hard!

  • Wurm
    Wurm Месяц назад


  • Liberty
    Liberty Месяц назад

    Wow, I luv science & technology.

  • Ethan J
    Ethan J Месяц назад

    the emos of 2100 would totally wear this

  • AnonAMoose
    AnonAMoose Месяц назад +1

    This isn't your average everyday darkness, this is, Advanced Darkness.

  • Troll Boat
    Troll Boat Месяц назад

    Vantameme: the dankest material ever made

  • balls
    balls Месяц назад

    You could coat a frying pan with that stuff and fry an egg out in the sun

    COMICS ARE THE BEST Месяц назад

    if i was rich i would make a bat man suit and become op batman

  • Rodney Jones
    Rodney Jones Месяц назад

    I want to paint my car in Vantablack

    TERRELL TURNER Месяц назад

    So dark that goths won't even touch it

  • Edwin Capada
    Edwin Capada Месяц назад

    Vantablack Is Look Like A Black Hole Like Kerr And Saggitrius A

  • Sleepy Dog
    Sleepy Dog Месяц назад

    The most counterintuitive way to attract attention

  • Sleepy Dog
    Sleepy Dog Месяц назад

    8 bit irl


  • Dennis Aranzanso
    Dennis Aranzanso Месяц назад

    can you imagine being trapped in a room covered in vantablack..

  • Adam Thomas
    Adam Thomas Месяц назад

    Batman be like *heavy breathing*

  • gh0stykins
    gh0stykins Месяц назад

    make a full outfit of this stuff and you can be the numba 1 ninja

  • Project Overturn aka RareBeeph
    Project Overturn aka RareBeeph 2 месяца назад

    Someone should cover a statue with this stuff.

    I suggest they make a black goat.

  • 5ulphur
    5ulphur 2 месяца назад

    I don't care if I won't see anything with it. But I NEED CONTACTS MADE OF THIS STUFF!

  • IreTheWolf
    IreTheWolf 2 месяца назад

    I can make vantablack color on Forza and nightclub/racing games

  • Got crabs?
    Got crabs? 2 месяца назад

    Well actualy vantablack is harmfull to your skin soooooooooooo

  • Austin L.
    Austin L. 2 месяца назад

    I want to see a car painted in vantablack.

  • doraluffy
    doraluffy 2 месяца назад

    1:14 I can still she the beards, eyes and eyebrows though.

  • TheThundermasterHd
    TheThundermasterHd 2 месяца назад +1

    this is what the guy in America's got talent (will) used to do the coin transportation

  • Dark Neon64
    Dark Neon64 2 месяца назад

    I'd use that Vantablack to wear for Halloween and freak peeps out

  • First Name Last Name
    First Name Last Name 2 месяца назад

    I want to wear vantawhite shirts so i can be inside an oasis while walking around a dessert.

  • Joseph Maldonado
    Joseph Maldonado 2 месяца назад

    "16 year old me would be reeeally excited about this" lamoooooo

  • Gus Taylor
    Gus Taylor 2 месяца назад

    put that on a plane ultimate spy plane

  • M.A.D.
    M.A.D. 2 месяца назад

    I want vantablack nipples...

  • Blessed Mother
    Blessed Mother 2 месяца назад

    Very interesting. This reminds me of what sin does to our soul and our conscience, makes it dark...

  • Furious Bricks
    Furious Bricks 2 месяца назад

    Yo coat the entire earth wit this and the earth is flat.

  • Joao G. Pinheiro
    Joao G. Pinheiro 2 месяца назад

    perfect for stealth planes!...if can also absorve radio and all infrared light waves

  • Pyroplayz
    Pyroplayz 2 месяца назад

    this would bring hide and seek to a whole new level

  • TechnoGiraffe
    TechnoGiraffe 2 месяца назад

    This is some serious vantablack magic

  • Trentin Brooks
    Trentin Brooks 2 месяца назад

    Well no more looking at boobs

  • Some dude On The Internet
    Some dude On The Internet 2 месяца назад

    Ever wanted to impress your own shadow?

  • Logan M
    Logan M 2 месяца назад

    I just want a little 2 ft wide circle on my floor so I can walk on nothingness

  • Logan M
    Logan M 2 месяца назад +1

    Finally something to represent my heart

  • Connor T
    Connor T 2 месяца назад

    i want a phone case out of this

  • Average Alien
    Average Alien 2 месяца назад

    wait, what if you shined a light on it?

    • Logan M
      Logan M 2 месяца назад

      Average Alien it absorbs over 99% of light so not any difference

  • chris o oneal
    chris o oneal 2 месяца назад

    Wear this during laser tag or hide and seek. Hide in the dark, you're pretty safe

  • Aria Rasti
    Aria Rasti 2 месяца назад

    16 years old me would be exited about this! I see what you did there :>

  • Sen 22
    Sen 22 2 месяца назад

    a costume that painted Vantablack..... ohhh that cool

  • Grozny Entertainment
    Grozny Entertainment 2 месяца назад

    can you buy superblack paint

  • Thundrex
    Thundrex 2 месяца назад

    I need a morph suit made of this stuff. no questions.

  • Foma Romanov
    Foma Romanov 2 месяца назад +1

    suka blyat

  • Santa Barbara Infrared, Inc.
    Santa Barbara Infrared, Inc. 2 месяца назад

    Thanks for the quality video and explaining it without getting too off target. Great video.

  • qwerty
    qwerty 2 месяца назад

    dark matter visualized

  • John Vic de Leon
    John Vic de Leon 2 месяца назад

    will tsai just got a hand of this material

  • Gav Art
    Gav Art 2 месяца назад

    3:33 that'd be cool

  • fog
    fog 2 месяца назад

    for those out there like me that really want to get a hold of this stuff, or something similar, Google search "Blackest black Paint" and you should see some results saying something like "paint on black projection surface" it's made for canceling light on the edges of projectors and that kinda thing.
    its pretty spendy paint and is not as black as vanta black but it's as close as your going to be able to get without a science and chemistry background and a lab to make it yourself or thousands of dollars and some connections.

  • Michael Howell
    Michael Howell 2 месяца назад

    Pictures Michael Aranda in a little black dress...

  • Haborym
    Haborym 2 месяца назад +1

    i thought black holes radiated a slight glow

  • IMcRoni
    IMcRoni 2 месяца назад

    imagine a vantabalck fidget spinner

    • Jewigi
      Jewigi 2 месяца назад

      Shut up

    • IMcRoni
      IMcRoni 2 месяца назад

      its owned by darth vader

    • Vaylen Lewis
      Vaylen Lewis 2 месяца назад

      IMcRoni Oh god please no....

  • Jack Müller
    Jack Müller 2 месяца назад

    the military applications would be interesting...

  • shexdensmore
    shexdensmore 2 месяца назад

    I'm calling bs on this, if this is a true substance, it would be used on stealth craft.

  • Poppy Is Our Lord
    Poppy Is Our Lord 2 месяца назад

    Emos: *heavily breathing*

  • *John Smith*
    *John Smith* 2 месяца назад

    I want a hoodie

  • TheCosmicCharizard
    TheCosmicCharizard 2 месяца назад

    I think I can see my reflection.

  • YouTubertz
    YouTubertz 3 месяца назад

    so this could make anyone like an actual ninja
    walking around at night you would literally be invisible

  • MuzZz Rzack
    MuzZz Rzack 3 месяца назад

    Ventablack. Not actually a preferable colour if you're a black man walking in the streets behind a woman and passing by a police man. I'm just saying... A lot of things happen in the neighborhood

  • MassDynamic
    MassDynamic 3 месяца назад


  • Fabiafidus
    Fabiafidus 3 месяца назад +4

    "whos that pokemon?!" just became a cosplay.

  • SuprA 44
    SuprA 44 3 месяца назад

    Soo... it'd be one fucking expensive t shirt then?

  • LeeLicious
    LeeLicious 3 месяца назад +1

    I thought Charlie Murphy was the darkest thing in the universe.

    RIP brother darkness

  • moivaanmoi
    moivaanmoi 3 месяца назад

    My future?

  • Abdul Rahman Dhillon
    Abdul Rahman Dhillon 3 месяца назад

    i can see this being used to warm green houses

  • Jonah Broberg
    Jonah Broberg 3 месяца назад

    Emos: *heavy breathing*

  • Amy Smith
    Amy Smith 3 месяца назад

    Can you actually buy this? I would love to spray paint my piggy bank with Vantablack... the metaphor would just be perfect.

  • teenage dirtbag
    teenage dirtbag 3 месяца назад

    16 year old me is really excited about this :D

  • theuglyhat
    theuglyhat 3 месяца назад

    Vantablack ninjas anyone?

  • Fvge :c
    Fvge :c 3 месяца назад

    i want a fucking suit of vanta black