How To Build A Rollback Can

  • Published on Feb 11, 2019
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Comments • 5 534

  • Absentgabe321 Playz

    I dont get what happends at 6:44

  • Michael hess
    Michael hess Day ago

    Great grandsons wedding - so Michael is a father, and his son has a kid, who is old enough to get married! 😂 Michael’s like 30 lmao

  • Chaser
    Chaser 2 days ago


  • Rod Henderson
    Rod Henderson 2 days ago

    didnt Beakman do this? you should totally have him on! id love to see a bill Nye and Beakman- only YOU can do this !!!!

  • Charles Nelson
    Charles Nelson 3 days ago +1

    why is he shirtless at 1:13?

  • Charles Nelson
    Charles Nelson 3 days ago +1

    FOR HIS GREAT GRANDSONS WEDDING?!!!?!?!?!? how old is he?!

  • Charles Nelson
    Charles Nelson 3 days ago +1

    0:04 thats out of a dishwasher

  • Danielito the fluffy squid

    Pennies inside avacados
    What kind of sorcery is this??!!!

  • Bob Rosshurburger
    Bob Rosshurburger 4 days ago +1

    I think Michael has gone a BIIIIIIIT crazy from that isolation

  • Jacob Kloberdanz
    Jacob Kloberdanz 6 days ago

    wish i knew what the outro song was

  • Đorđe
    Đorđe 7 days ago

    Brate ja mislim da nas je pola ovde sico pozvo

  • Jude Taylor
    Jude Taylor 9 days ago

    Try the drill the other way

    VDVMER 10 days ago

    anyone notice the threadbanger tshirt at 1:02 ??

  • Chris Galgano
    Chris Galgano 10 days ago

    This videos got me all kinked up

  • Ami Draws
    Ami Draws 10 days ago

    Micheal blink if you need help

  • dirtrider88
    dirtrider88 11 days ago

    you baked rolls for your GREAT GRANDSONS wedding in a DISHWASHER.

  • Luke Freeman
    Luke Freeman 11 days ago

    I'm married to a woman, I have a son, and we have a child on the way, but Michael is my favorite human.

  • Shailesh Rana
    Shailesh Rana 12 days ago +1

    No one dislikes Michael or his work. If someone does than I'd like to meet them and murder them so no one is left who dislikes Michael, again.

  • Sneak Peak
    Sneak Peak 12 days ago

    making one now, how long did you microwave the penny’s for??

  • Daniel Saeger
    Daniel Saeger 12 days ago

    I love you too, Michael.

  • kleinjahr
    kleinjahr 12 days ago

    A classic toy,batteries not included. Now build yourself an ornithopter.

  • Stefanrpone
    Stefanrpone 13 days ago

    Wait, great grandson? What did all of this kids get pregnant at 14?

  • Sujay Shah
    Sujay Shah 13 days ago

    "*Pennies* are denser than batteries"

  • Josh Hansen
    Josh Hansen 14 days ago

    Am I the only one to notice the drill was spinning the wrong way when he drilled the holes

  • Hr0ffT
    Hr0ffT 15 days ago

    I thought it was some pasta on the table...

  • Lewis T
    Lewis T 15 days ago


  • Bryson Gobel
    Bryson Gobel 15 days ago

    Lol I did a double take when he pulled the rolls out of a dishwasher xD

  • some person
    some person 16 days ago

    Since when was Michael a magician? I too wish to grow pennies inside of an avocado.

  • Owen McColl
    Owen McColl 18 days ago

    I love living!

  • Boyd Pawn
    Boyd Pawn 18 days ago

    michael finally *SNAPPED*

  • Hayden Brooks
    Hayden Brooks 21 day ago

    i cant tell if Michael is a mad scientist(4:30) or tge coolest uncle (6:41)

  • Big E
    Big E 21 day ago

    This guy is awesome 😂😂

  • wasif farooqui
    wasif farooqui 22 days ago

  • hothstorm
    hothstorm 22 days ago

    Why does he enjoy being spontaneously creepy so much....

  • David Hans Lomarda
    David Hans Lomarda 22 days ago

    *Instructions unclear, house now on fire.*

  • Falcon945
    Falcon945 23 days ago

    Is that how rollback cars work?

  • Ayush Pratyush
    Ayush Pratyush 23 days ago

    I have seen this thing before in vsauce

  • Glauco H
    Glauco H 24 days ago

    You can see the spooky can breathing at 3:55

  • gigaboom _
    gigaboom _ 24 days ago +1

    this Michael guy is so rich. he has 17 pennies. i'm jealous.

  • Giorno Giovanna
    Giorno Giovanna 24 days ago +2

    Hol up, Michael has a great grandson

  • AsrielAdam
    AsrielAdam 24 days ago

    Like and stretch a rubber band to capture some random dots.

  • TheRealTribar
    TheRealTribar 25 days ago

    How long have it to roll down hill, to roll back up?

  • 3_u
    3_u 25 days ago

    depression isn't always obvious

  • Silvally_ GX
    Silvally_ GX 25 days ago

    Casually opens avocado for pennies

  • brandon bridgewater
    brandon bridgewater 28 days ago

    Doing oats sounds like a bad genital health condition. 😂😂😂

    LRO NEWS 28 days ago

    Is anyone else still Trippin about how Michael is a great grand father

  • Isaac Bailey
    Isaac Bailey 28 days ago

    I know I can make a rollback can myself, but I just plain want some DONG Oats now.

  • Pencil Me In
    Pencil Me In 29 days ago

    Great grandson's wedding?!?!?! How is that possible!

  • TheNukeMan
    TheNukeMan Month ago

    Of all things youtube could’ve recommended me...

  • Josh Guevara
    Josh Guevara Month ago

    Loving this Michael Stevens living stuff

  • 2Sugoi4U
    2Sugoi4U Month ago

    why microwave the pennies?

  • 2Sugoi4U
    2Sugoi4U Month ago

    হালায় তো পাগল হইয়া যাইতাসে

  • wannabeMLGpro
    wannabeMLGpro Month ago

    Hanging out with Michael is a like a fever dream

  • Cat Burt
    Cat Burt Month ago

    Never thought I would learn that pennies come from avocados from Michael.

  • spacemansabs
    spacemansabs Month ago

    This format is lame. Also how is this DONG? Last I checked elastic bands aren’t something to do online now, guys.

  • Scott Cavanagh
    Scott Cavanagh Month ago

    just a small observation if anyone young watches this they might actually try to microwave those coins maybe add a something to say that a bad idea?

  • Shibu Thomas
    Shibu Thomas Month ago +1

    Gtaeat grandsons wedding

  • bryan hall
    bryan hall Month ago

    Tell the Jews learning doesn't hurt.
    Too soon?

  • MrSylfa
    MrSylfa Month ago

    12:03 - A rare cameo from Michaels trainer/keeper.

  • Captain Cowboy
    Captain Cowboy Month ago

    I’ve never laughed so hard in my life

  • Ron Ksod
    Ron Ksod Month ago

    Do a video on how Acid effects the brain

  • TheMc1436
    TheMc1436 Month ago +1

    What a wholesome channel

  • Steve Collins
    Steve Collins Month ago +2

    Now some dumbass is gonna microwave pennies.

  • Ornikar
    Ornikar Month ago +1

    instructions unclear i blew up my house by microwaving my pennies

  • Rainbow Rambo
    Rainbow Rambo Month ago

    Micheal has the finesse of a 6yr old when it comes to tape

  • lukas
    lukas Month ago

    this video was so good quality, it made my computer lag

  • Arthes Mendor
    Arthes Mendor Month ago

    Your great grandson?! How old are you?

  • Felix Dawson
    Felix Dawson Month ago

    Michael: I don't want anyone getting hurt, I just want you to learn - and learning, never hurts... *sinisterly* unless you want it to

  • Singularity
    Singularity Month ago

    Are there more pennies in the tomato and onions also

  • kramit the forg
    kramit the forg Month ago +1

    Nice video but not expected.

  • Carlos Matos
    Carlos Matos Month ago

    Hi Vsauce, Michael here.

  • Dundoril
    Dundoril Month ago

    Best part: Him spraying the plactic cactus with water in the nude....

  • Hanif Muhammad
    Hanif Muhammad Month ago

    What the duck is this thing? I love every bit of it

  • Ernest Neo
    Ernest Neo Month ago

    Instructions not clear, microwave with pennies inside exploded

  • Sam Saunders
    Sam Saunders Month ago

    That bit at 6:47.
    I'm Weak

  • Juan Hidalgo
    Juan Hidalgo Month ago +8

    I came here to find out more about the salted pencil.

  • noobpro 97
    noobpro 97 Month ago

    The intro sequence was golden.

  • Caleb Nielsen
    Caleb Nielsen Month ago

    Learning never hurts... unless you want it to! - Micheal Stevens, 2019

  • jabjum1
    jabjum1 Month ago

    love the intro :D

  • MrRickstopher
    MrRickstopher Month ago

    Great grandson's wedding? Lmao

  • Bartek Simin
    Bartek Simin Month ago

    What is hapening to michael? He used to be different. Not that expressive i'd say.

  • Steve Reiff
    Steve Reiff Month ago

    Man, this video is corny 🌽

  • Pain
    Pain Month ago

    He... He is fake

  • Aaron Esau
    Aaron Esau Month ago

    he has so much fun with his vids. keep it up micheal.

  • Q Ü W Ë
    Q Ü W Ë Month ago

    Be sure to cook your pennies

  • Todor minchev
    Todor minchev Month ago

    rubber polimers the KINKiest molecules in the world !

  • Whomidity
    Whomidity Month ago

    6:51 ok how did you get those in there?

  • consequence-
    consequence- Month ago


    FRYED MUDKIP Month ago +2

    I can't tell if he is self-aware or insane

  • Official Mitchell
    Official Mitchell Month ago

    Dong oats is the best combination of words I’ve ever heard

  • Itty Bitty
    Itty Bitty Month ago

    I have no idea why but at the end when he said "and as always", i for some reason expected to hear "stay awesome bros" hahah

  • Itty Bitty
    Itty Bitty Month ago

    HAHAHAHAHAHA THE FUCKIMG BEGINNING IS HILARIOUS!!! Doing the whole "just noticed the camera" thing while doing a bunch of different stuff. That is so funny to me!!!

  • Bastel Tanayao
    Bastel Tanayao Month ago

    *_dONg OaTS ArE tHe tAStY TrEAtS THaT aRe HAuNtEd aND WeT, YuM! Yum!_*

  • Anon Ymous
    Anon Ymous Month ago

    Michael are you ok

  • Stan Back
    Stan Back Month ago

    He just looks more and more like Kratos.

  • Tomas Matejka
    Tomas Matejka Month ago

    WTF i love you more and more :) :) :)

  • The Unknown
    The Unknown Month ago

    I loove this video😆

  • ShinyVeggie
    ShinyVeggie Month ago

    For some reason this 4:45 made me uncomfortable...

  • vrishab shetty
    vrishab shetty Month ago +1

    Y did u told to use other stuff

  • eric62451
    eric62451 Month ago +1

    hey michael, since you explained how elasticity works at the molecular level, how does stickiness works at the molecular level?