Attack of the Killer Fungi | Planet Earth | BBC Earth

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Sir David Attenborough and the Planet Earth team discover the weird world of the Cordyceps; killer fungi that invades the body of an insect to grow and diminish the insect population. Fascinating animal and wildlife video from the BBC epic natural world masterpiece ‘Planet Earth’. Subscribe:

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38 Responses

  1. NeverShoutWar says:

    The last of ants

  2. The Southern Gamer says:

    Where’s Joel when you need him?

  3. John skwa says:

    So that is how last of us zombie form ??

  4. hefty magic says:

    Oh god the flood

  5. Kefik Leradine says:

    This is why we burn jungles.

  6. Nemesis Nine says:

    The last of us : A bug's life edition.

  7. lobo solitario says:

    Does this mean there is potentially a fungus out there that does this to humans?
    (Like the game "The Last Of Us"?

  8. AJS VID SHACK 2k16 says:

    I love watching these stoned out of my gord

  9. monte carlo Saludes says:

    in humans its cancer

  10. that random spanner that likes cheese says:

    the more numerous a species becomes, the more likely it will be attacked by its nemesis, the cordyceps fungus

  11. orion fire says:


  12. Try Hard says:

    Toxoplasmosis kandii is a real zombie parasite.

  13. Kama Kazi says:

    Lets be logical here… Ferrari didnt make themselves and certainly this is Gods way of establishing balance on Earth…. Everything has something else to check it out….A super marvellous world created by the Almighty God… How perfect is he the owner of everything in the skies and Earth and what is between them.

  14. Jack Bradshaw says:

    I Came here looking for a Comedian that kills people?

  15. Rasha Al Dirawi says:

    سبحان الله العظيم

  16. -Insert Name Here- says:

    Wheres the ant version of Joel and Ellie?

  17. ZIP ZIK IN says:

    The last of us maze Runner and the girl with all the gift

  18. Erick Urtes says:

    This is what happened to the ants from antscanada channel

  19. Ujang Boyor says:

    Poor tess :'(

  20. Goku_ Black_DBS says:

    This is literally has better content than any other forms of entertainment out there.

  21. D T says:

    The Last of Us ants

  22. kanoe yuuko says:

    This video remains me of one of mili's song

  23. david archuleta says:

    At first: meh just a fungus
    All the big fungus grown out of belly and everywhere*
    "Holly sh***"

  24. Niko Rogers says:

    Its the ants kagune from Tokyo ghoul…ik I’m weird

  25. Brandon Huang says:

    So the infected ant goes to high ground to spread more spores to infect other things and the cycle goes on on on

  26. Wilfred The Cat says:

    So this is where nintendo got inspired to make the Pokemon Paras and Parasect…

  27. Seto Kaiba says:

    No. Just no.

  28. TehZee says:

    ….Wow that's unsettling…

  29. wrevw fvef says:

    This is unbeliveably disturbing

  30. XBlood_StormX says:

    So…if you use these on people, will it eventually mutate and spread?
    Asking for a friend

  31. Anis Hussain says:

    Craziest thing I have ever saw!!! Wow. Couldn't believe my eyes

  32. tHeWasTeDYouTh says:

    nature needs something like this but for humans, things are getting out of hand with humans going against nature.

  33. yy y says:

    I watched this like 5 times

  34. Tanish Nag says:

    The Most weirdest thing I watched today …so enough for today

  35. skinn3rtank says:

    Why can i hear The Last of Us music.

  36. Carl Munny says:

    Keeping things perfectly balanced, as all things should be

  37. Brad Prause says:


  38. Hobbes says:

    I just watched a halo flood video and saw this in my recommended, weird coincidence

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