How I Created Mini-Planets Within Glass | The "Nucleus"

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Project Nucleus was launched to facilitate the creation of the miniature planets I create within glass. Terrarium-building has always been a passion of mine, but it has a secret, and I reveal that secret today. In this episode, we create a special enclosure from which I intended to culture populations of soil creatures and biota for propagation into my terrariums. We also take a close look at the amazing symbioses happening at the soil level within one of my established ant colonies (The Golden Empire). It's a whole other world within the soils! #SoilEcosystems #Terrariums #YellowCrazyAnts
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AntsCanada Před 11 měsíci
THE MATT 222 Před 3 měsíci
Bongoloid Před 4 měsíci
i seen you stroke a tarantula and your scared of worms! hehe
helmetmcbarin Před 9 měsíci
Why dont you challenge yourself to make an ant tank that requires 0 maintanence and can survive all on its own
Ares God Of War
Ares God Of War Před 10 měsíci
You should make an Rhytidoponera Metallica farm because they're easy to manage because they can't climb glass. Also you should consider the name, "Emerald Panthers" ( if you do actually do this could you put me in a video plz, thanks)
Gary D
Gary D Před 10 měsíci
Proud of you mikey miss you man!!!!
Roche Duhilag
Roche Duhilag Před 22 hodinami
Me gift me a nest pls im in cebu
Syhom Xiong
Syhom Xiong Před 7 dny
what are those red things?
Gianna Misinsky
Gianna Misinsky Před 8 dny
I will miss the golden empire😥😥
Trenae Bowers
Trenae Bowers Před 19 dny
Are you using ants to play gud first you made a little floating island and now you're going to make miniature planet what are you going to make next a miniature sized Sun
NeoVenezuela Před měsícem
Yo vine a ver hormigas pero, OMG! 😨😱 Esto es nivel dios, madre mía!!! Este man crea hasta ecosistemas acuáticos, demasiado PRO. Contenido de primerísima, me suscribo de una vez.
Dev Shah
Dev Shah Před měsícem
And to think , whe we were here , the Fire Nation was slowly dying out , unable to do anything about it ....
Lumberjack king the great
Lumberjack king the great Před měsícem
So a composter on steroids
Flame Soul 555
Flame Soul 555 Před měsícem
the way you talk about worms is gonna make me a scoleciphobe
Jeremy McReynolds
Jeremy McReynolds Před měsícem
Any updates on the nucleus? Did you have to break this down during the pandemic?
paul harness
paul harness Před měsícem
that was a silverfish
IBRAHIM Z Před měsícem
While you were showing the hybrid nest I think I saw mites like it was red and stuff if I’m wrong I’m sorry
Jake Lacaden
Jake Lacaden Před 2 měsíci
Why you dont video your ghost ant? I miss them!
Travis B
Travis B Před 2 měsíci
Dude!!! So cool.. You rock mikey
no name
no name Před 2 měsíci
I find it kinda funny that he can hold tarantulas but can't stand even looking at worms😂
The Nebula Fox
The Nebula Fox Před 2 měsíci
What happened to the flower pot snake? I hope u released it! Anyways I love the Nucleus and I’m so happy the golden empire is booming again.
CoopPotter Reptile king13
CoopPotter Reptile king13 Před 2 měsíci
There are still parasitic mites on the golden empire
Manuel H.
Manuel H. Před 2 měsíci
But they still had blood sucking Mites attached... >.
『Bocephus』 Před 2 měsíci
I just watched a 27 minute video about a guy filling a glass box with dirt
Sealver Před 2 měsíci
I though you were about to make a diorama about sphere planets
Colty 679
Colty 679 Před 3 měsíci
This would be considered a ecosphere right??
Nick B
Nick B Před 3 měsíci
Beautiful video with beautiful meaning
Aqniel S.
Aqniel S. Před 3 měsíci
i regret watching this while eating...
Richard Varty
Richard Varty Před 3 měsíci
I love your channel.
Clungenuggets Před 3 měsíci
This is making me itchy...
Desperado070 Před 3 měsíci
You don't care about huge spiders but mind worms? xD Crazy world, right
om karmacharya
om karmacharya Před 3 měsíci
Me: watching
Lost Child Senro
Lost Child Senro Před 3 měsíci
of course you are ???
Matthew Lawrie
Matthew Lawrie Před 3 měsíci
Floating Magnetic Levitation and island! Just giving you the best idea ever haha
Matthew Lawrie
Matthew Lawrie Před 3 měsíci
Matthew Lawrie
Matthew Lawrie Před 3 měsíci
@Lost Child Senro There is already mini gardens done this way, these magnets exist
Lost Child Senro
Lost Child Senro Před 3 měsíci
That's some powerful magnets...
stonedidears Před 3 měsíci
hey which ants taste best? How to you guys prepare them. I like to fry them and eat them with a nice salat.
stonedidears Před 3 měsíci
@Lost Child Senro isn't it a channel about ant farms?
Lost Child Senro
Lost Child Senro Před 3 měsíci
is this a joke, or have you actually missed the point of the channel?
ads dssds
ads dssds Před 3 měsíci
hi Antscanada. Your videos inspire me and everyone at my school :)
Chickalo Před 3 měsíci
The 20-20-20 sale is the only good thing that came out of 2020
Omar the Dead Aziz
Omar the Dead Aziz Před 3 měsíci
i have a full fishtank with fish in it, & recently want to turn it into half land half water setup. I've seen examples online, but they use stuff like milk crates to place rocks on it to make a land, but i don't like anything artificial inside tanks. Do you have a recording on how u made that tank (23:52)?
Alling Quilaton Estacion
Alling Quilaton Estacion Před 3 měsíci
Seeing all these insect couples hooking up with each other within minutes make me feel lonely and inadequate compared to these horny and colourful crawly specimens....... I shouldn't feel this way to beings smaller than my self-esteem!! (>~
Kent Powers
Kent Powers Před 4 měsíci
Think I saw an ant riping another ant's leg of!
T3nMiDGET5711 Před 4 měsíci
I love how all the ant colonies have flags
Liz Zhou
Liz Zhou Před 4 měsíci
he was like, " Eeeuuuh!"
Kronos camron
Kronos camron Před 4 měsíci
I am itching af ...
Di5T0rt3d vvAV3s
Di5T0rt3d vvAV3s Před 4 měsíci
this is awesome man. very enlightening. as above so below.
RayF Před 4 měsíci
A truly inspiring episode, both for creating biodynamic viviaria, but also considering ecology as a whole. Very educational! I just can't stop watching your video's :)
Pyromite Před 4 měsíci
Whats wrong about Worms? I love my little compost critters :D . Their names are Mr. Meeseeks. All of them lol. Just a tip for the future: The worms need moisture to breath, so if the substrate gets to dry its important to dampen it up. Also After some months or a year, there will be a big fat layer of worm castings on the bottom of the tank. The worms will not be living in there any longer, and migrate in higher layers. Eventually they will run out of space in the nucleus. So it will be a good Idea after some time to set aside the upper Forest-Floor Layer and with the active Worm-Layer and Harvest the Worm compost in the botom. I am not sure how much "Worm-tea" (basically pee, and fluid poop) they will produce over time, so it could be that a layer of highly nutrient fluid accumulates on the bottom. Maybe it gets absorbed by the carbon though. So to improve the Nucleus it may be a good Idea to find a drainage solution, and a way to effectively harvest he botom layer of Wormkompost. The way I do it in my Wormcomposter is working with layers: Containers with a wide Mesh instead of the botom where the worms can get through. So when the bottom container is full and processed you could put a second container with Mesh on top fill it with new earth and botanical s, transfer the former "Forest-Layer" on top, and the worms will migrate up by themselves. Once they all are up, you can simply remove the bottom container with the beautiful Worm compost, and start fertilizing Enclosures, house and garden plants. PS: It is a good Idea to place some kind of dish under the lowest container though, or worm tea is everywhere XD
Lord Nord
Lord Nord Před 4 měsíci
Well Done AC you've started over coming your fear of worms :D
Fatalis Před 4 měsíci
thanks, This video cure me from worm phobia 🤘
MIMPHISツ Před 4 měsíci
AC is the god of ants change my mind
piyamas Limaichay
piyamas Limaichay Před 4 měsíci
This​ is​ my​ favorite​ episode​
Tiffany Huang
Tiffany Huang Před 4 měsíci
LOL Worms are dumb Think positive
Pretty Bird the Pet Goose
Pretty Bird the Pet Goose Před 4 měsíci
"Just Add Water"- AntCanada
Kp Před 4 měsíci
Sebastián López
Sebastián López Před 4 měsíci
Amazing production
Flanders Před 4 měsíci
i will never stop looking at your videos :D
XenoContact Před 4 měsíci
what's the point? do you sell these terrariums ?
Meta.Aesthetica Před 4 měsíci
Video starts at 14:45
Dave Armstrong
Dave Armstrong Před 4 měsíci
You should totaly sell Nuccleus soil on your store!
Albert D
Albert D Před 4 měsíci
Oh my god Roly Pollies yes!
Stealthy Fang
Stealthy Fang Před 4 měsíci
8:54 Its seems the mites are still present but they arent able to spread due to predatory mites probably fine.
ZQAA SWWE Před 4 měsíci
Two words: god complex.
The Wizard Games
The Wizard Games Před 4 měsíci
youve made the ants human in their world. either you need to kill some or you need to add predators in all
Nebula Před 4 měsíci
Wheres the music from 8:00 - 8:10 from? I remember hearing it somewhere but I cant remember where
Makaya Brown
Makaya Brown Před 4 měsíci
Why not pressure cook all of your dirt and vegitation before you create one of these? This way you can then add the organisms you want and avoid growning unwanted parasites. You already have the organisims in each tank. Just pick and choose which ones you want and put them in your nucleus setup.
gaming cat
gaming cat Před 4 měsíci
Ho no 2020 virus quarantine no!!!!!
Mikhail El-Badry
Mikhail El-Badry Před 4 měsíci
Hey I have a question. Can you put soil in the hybrid nest to make it look better
Cryptic Cree
Cryptic Cree Před 4 měsíci
Brain: *The link for this video has OWO in it* Me: ..why
Samuel Kolawole
Samuel Kolawole Před 4 měsíci
I thought you said it was the great tree of life
Leaf The Weird dragon
Leaf The Weird dragon Před 5 měsíci
That scream about the earthworms is how I feel about mushrooms WHY AM I SCARED OF MUSHROOMS?!?!
Gloop Před 5 měsíci
I used to be fine with everything, spiders, worms, slugs, but then my sister My damn sister was scared of those, and now I’m scared too
Gloop Před 5 měsíci
14:27 When he actually shows the nucleus
Gloop Před 5 měsíci
I’m not hating, I like the other stuff, I just put this for myself whenever I rewatch this
The Man
The Man Před 5 měsíci
8:54 that ant still has a mite lol
The Roblox Pro28
The Roblox Pro28 Před 5 měsíci
AntsCanada: I like ants, super worms cockroaches and turantulas but not worms. Me: I like worms and ants but not super worms,cockroaches or turantulas.
Faraz Hashmi
Faraz Hashmi Před 5 měsíci
Who's still voting in 2020??!! 😂😂😂😂
Nikku P
Nikku P Před 5 měsíci
I would love to see a junkyard terrarium with plants in it. I've been building and scrapping in fallout 4. I'd like to see a terrarium with both biodegradable and non biodegradable materials if it is not to much to ask. Thank you for your videos! 😊
Jayden Keefer
Jayden Keefer Před 5 měsíci
Valarmathi Bhaskaran
Valarmathi Bhaskaran Před 5 měsíci
Sapphire Tarantula?
MrMoth aka ZiggyBoi331YT or just Ziggy
MrMoth aka ZiggyBoi331YT or just Ziggy Před 5 měsíci
wow, afraid of worms, not tarantulas xDD
Nguyen Max
Nguyen Max Před 5 měsíci
8:54 did you see the ant with a red thing??? Was it a blood mite?
Jakob Cerasuolo
Jakob Cerasuolo Před 5 měsíci
My favorite is fire nation
A_lby McCool
A_lby McCool Před 5 měsíci
I wonder what they think once they die and fly around... They'd regret biting you all those times probably.
Yukimi Sakura
Yukimi Sakura Před 5 měsíci
you know when i was little around 6 or 7 i would go to my moms rose garden and dig the soil to find worms and i would always poke them when i get them to the cement lol i would also get a bunch around 4 earthworms and have them wriggle around on my hand while i observe them for fun
Catart99 AL
Catart99 AL Před 5 měsíci
I am fine with worms, I just don't know how you handle so many cockroaches!
Mazi Anem
Mazi Anem Před 5 měsíci
An Idea: you should make a pray- mantis... Maybe even get the ones that disguise as flowers!
SkyKid002 Před 5 měsíci
I would love to build a nice paludarium but idk if I could deal with the feeders... I can get over ants easily enough as long as i keep them contained. But those roaches are a different matter 🙁
SkyKid002 Před 5 měsíci
Also... I can deal with the worms MUCH easier than the roaches 🥴🤣
Emery Schellenberg
Emery Schellenberg Před 6 měsíci
I don’t mind if you’re scared of earth worms, but I personally find them adorable
Biz Opps Global
Biz Opps Global Před 6 měsíci
Please tell us about your tattoo...
blob blob
blob blob Před 6 měsíci
Why are you scarred of Worms you have a tarantula and a lot more
Jesse Thornock
Jesse Thornock Před 6 měsíci
What was the name of the beautiful piano piece near the end? Went on for quite a bit while he talked about combing the communities
MagNa Před 6 měsíci
Imagine what the other people in his building are thinking when he brings a dump truck load of dirt for his ants
Zomboy_TYT Před 6 měsíci
You like to think that Earth worms are Harmless... Bruh Earth worms ARE harmless xP I actually ate one worm just from a Dare... I got 25$ from it.
hybrid animals
hybrid animals Před 6 měsíci
Can you catch a army and queen
Maximus Před 6 měsíci
I want to keep ants but problem 1:can't find ant queen problem 2:my parents don't buy me needed gears
Salem Saberhagen
Salem Saberhagen Před 6 měsíci
I really didn't expect YOU of all people to have a phobia of worms.
KrayZeeGamerPlayz Před 6 měsíci
thanks for reminding me of corona quarintine, i kind of forgot!
Respectful Gamer
Respectful Gamer Před 6 měsíci
It's somehow funny to me that you of all people have scoleciphobia. Sorry :p Awesome video, one of your best.
johnyjoe2k Před 6 měsíci
AC Family... Animal Crossing Family??? Assassin's Creed Family??? Ace Combat Family???
blazeyurlyf Před 6 měsíci
Serpadesigns has videos on how to propogate fauna for terrariums. Springtails, isopods, etc... As well as moss and plants.
ARM lightron
ARM lightron Před 6 měsíci
ac: pets and holds a giant spider also ac: screams when seeing worms
5C07張芷沂 Před 6 měsíci
I am eating doritos!!!!
Jeremy McReynolds
Jeremy McReynolds Před 6 měsíci
Permaculture. Permaculture for vivirariums my friend.
Marin Morg
Marin Morg Před 6 měsíci
I find everything else gross but worms XD.... I hate caterpillars, ants, roaches, crickets, millipedes, any insect except spiders and praying mantis. Also any river work is my bane.
SpacePunch Gaming
SpacePunch Gaming Před 6 měsíci
Do you SELL ... soil from the Nucleus?! I am honestly considering buying a starter kit, Ive wanted an Aquarium for the longest time but THIS SEEMS SO MUCH MORE FULLFILLING!!!
Rafael Launio
Rafael Launio Před 6 měsíci
What kind of soil are you using
the beast
the beast Před 6 měsíci
The isopods taste like shrimp, quite delicious
Camdyn MacDonald
Camdyn MacDonald Před 6 měsíci
What kind of small plants do you use
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