True Facts: Deception in the Rainforest

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  1. zefrank1

    zefrank13 oy oldin

    Please take a minute to go and check out David Weiller's channel:

  2. BookGirlCNY

    BookGirlCNYOy oldin

    Anything you say. I love your videos!!!

  3. Ofthetree

    OfthetreeOy oldin

    Yes! Thank you.

  4. Samuel Benefiel

    Samuel Benefiel2 oy oldin

    So what about that camoflauge beast from Primeval (BBC)?

  5. Wolf

    Wolf2 oy oldin

    funny how they probably haven't been to the west coast of Canada yet. Might as well visit that rainforest too.

  6. Lee Lee

    Lee Lee2 oy oldin

    @grbowenttotown q

  7. Kevin Potts

    Kevin Potts6 soat oldin

    6:59 perfect camouflage.

  8. Kevin Potts

    Kevin Potts6 soat oldin

    2:55 that tail evolved into a leaf is just amazing. Isn't it incredible what millions of years of evolution can make?

  9. M o t h

    M o t h16 soat oldin

    The butterfly on 4:50 took a bathroom break-

  10. Parth Sharma

    Parth SharmaKun oldin

    The way you say "babies" and the humour made me subscribe this channel 🤙🤙 doing good man !! ❤️😎

  11. cinnamontins

    cinnamontinsKun oldin

    0:21 I know this is a bird but my brain cannot comprehend that this is an actual creature

  12. Elizabeth Del castillo

    Elizabeth Del castilloKun oldin

    Everyone’s not to self including me would’ve been not touching leaves or anything at a rainforest...

  13. Tara Bowman

    Tara Bowman2 kun oldin

    Lmfgdao 😂😂 I have just the best education I could’ve ever asked for!! I’m laughing so hard…. And still learned so much!! Thank you!!

  14. George Odembo

    George Odembo2 kun oldin

    Did… did anyone else see that dog in a bee costume?

  15. A Squandered Potential

    A Squandered Potential2 kun oldin

    What accent is this? Is it just a sophisticated American voice?? This is killing me

  16. sWatka bombonica

    sWatka bombonica3 kun oldin

    What is that silly looking thing? 4:07

  17. Crow Smith

    Crow Smith3 kun oldin

    Who? Aristotle? Yeah he's super dead

  18. jon smith

    jon smith3 kun oldin

    I love your videos please never stop

  19. Rahnuma Oishy

    Rahnuma Oishy4 kun oldin

    2:19 I really didn't see that. I might be color blind

  20. AfionFada

    AfionFada4 kun oldin

    I died when I saw the dog :D

  21. Anvarynn

    Anvarynn4 kun oldin

    Nobody gonna mention that doggo in a bee costume?!

  22. Szilágyi Angéla

    Szilágyi Angéla5 kun oldin

    hidy hole kills me every time

  23. RealTanka

    RealTanka5 kun oldin

    Jerry is that them

  24. Mandy Ogilvie

    Mandy Ogilvie6 kun oldin

    6:58Bamboozled Again

  25. John Benedict Alejo

    John Benedict Alejo6 kun oldin

    I'll probably run when I those mf 0:29

  26. Meat Ball Man

    Meat Ball Man6 kun oldin

    I would have watched this video sooner but I never saw it.

  27. KrazyKaiser

    KrazyKaiser6 kun oldin

    This is a great in depth video about mimicry that would be a great follow up for anyone interested in a more information about mimicry.

  28. Kells G

    Kells G6 kun oldin

    0:29 ???🆘🆘🆘🆘

  29. nesh

    nesh7 kun oldin


  30. Khalid Alamin

    Khalid Alamin7 kun oldin

    The basic rule...if it looks like a shiny pokemon ..AVOID IT

  31. owl-girl xo019 of night

    owl-girl xo019 of night7 kun oldin

    Lol your Majesty XD

  32. owl-girl xo019 of night

    owl-girl xo019 of night7 kun oldin

    Everyone has like 50 roommates and there's always one who makes way to much noise in the morning

  33. Patty Gilson

    Patty Gilson7 kun oldin

    "Everyone has like 50 roommates, all of them with dietary restrictions..." It's like you know me, zefrank!

  34. Dark Angel

    Dark Angel7 kun oldin

    Oh I know officially love this series not even joking it is hilarious educational and wholesome I love it


    GWENDOLYN BOI7 kun oldin

    hey that bee is lookin kinda dog sized.... I don't think that's right

  36. Margot Gulliford

    Margot Gulliford7 kun oldin

    Nature is amazing!

  37. ila ragade

    ila ragade8 kun oldin

    Technically, all facts are true 🤔

  38. abloodcorpse

    abloodcorpse8 kun oldin

    0:19 what the hell am I looking at?

  39. Maria Drown

    Maria Drown8 kun oldin

    7:05-7:20 was like college girls vs me when I was 4"11" with headgear freshman year in high school.

  40. Sakyesoolo

    Sakyesoolo8 kun oldin

    best hiders in the forest are vietnamese soldiers

  41. Damilola Babalola

    Damilola Babalola8 kun oldin

    1:09 ... was there an animal there? Because if there was I didn't see it

  42. Cowboy Supernaut

    Cowboy Supernaut8 kun oldin

    6:59 I'm dead.

  43. Robert Flask

    Robert Flask8 kun oldin

    During college I had a few female roommates I wouldn't have minded eating.

  44. Internet duck

    Internet duck8 kun oldin

    5:34 You just HAD to mention he's dead...

  45. Emzy Fallen

    Emzy Fallen8 kun oldin

    8:42 if you're drunk the snake is 3d

  46. Jaruś

    Jaruś9 kun oldin

    Man, evolution is so fascinating.

  47. KILLERFITZzz86 !

    KILLERFITZzz86 !9 kun oldin

    You should do a video on plants mimicking insects and possibly other critters to and how thats possible

  48. TG_you knøw the vibesツ

    TG_you knøw the vibesツ9 kun oldin

    What's the name of the bird in 0:19

  49. Joseph Sakala

    Joseph Sakala9 kun oldin

    first time i see this page, and i think this is gonna be what i will watch b4 sleep till im done with all the vids.. Great content and hilarious comments

  50. Tater Avila

    Tater Avila9 kun oldin

    View count of a 3 year old Bluejay barfing butterfly video: 6 View count of the same Bluejay barfing butterfly 5 hours after this video was uploaded: A LOT FUCKING MORE.

  51. DysfunctionalBubble

    DysfunctionalBubble9 kun oldin

    Hover flys used to freak me out right up till i was in my 30s. I'm so dumb.

  52. KP_SapphireMK2

    KP_SapphireMK29 kun oldin

    6:59 Zefrank thats a B-Dog, and its next generation of a wasp

  53. HeatherMills' PhantomLimb

    HeatherMills' PhantomLimb9 kun oldin

    “Jokes on you. Bet you puke up my lifeless body in 5 minutes. Burn.” That line was great.

  54. Karin

    Karin9 kun oldin

    I always watch YT while eating so.. really need subtitle, zeze my friend 🤧 hearing lvl is 50% off when I'm chewing.

  55. Jet daniel Obiena

    Jet daniel Obiena9 kun oldin

    he keeps talking bout animals but almost all the backrounds are just trees and leaves XD

  56. Gas Mask

    Gas Mask9 kun oldin

    4:08 lmfaooo

  57. Gas Mask

    Gas Mask9 kun oldin

    It’s funny how the animals know what they look like and what they can match

  58. Billy Johnson

    Billy Johnson10 kun oldin

    Lol, when you were talking about the "Amazon bark anole" I had to go back a few times because I could have SWORN YOU SAID "the Amazon 'BARKING HOLE'", hahahahaha.

  59. Billy Johnson

    Billy Johnson10 kun oldin

    Dear god.......the fur buddy at 6:59 is SO FUCKING CUTE!

  60. Marques Barros.

    Marques Barros.10 kun oldin

    “It’s hard to take you seriously” Me with a crippling phobia of crickets and grasshoppers: 👁💧👄💧👁

  61. Jai du Toit

    Jai du Toit10 kun oldin

    I thought that the monarch butterfly was toxic and the viceroy butterfly copied the pattern of the monarch butterfly to trick Predators into not eating them

  62. Kilanna

    Kilanna10 kun oldin

    Yeah ok but Hover flys *hover*. Bees don't do that, how are they fooling anyone?

  63. Matheus Oliveira

    Matheus Oliveira10 kun oldin

    Is there any book ou there which deals with all the math behind this natural selection? I really would like to know about the odds of a motherfuck*ng butterfly evolving to mimic four different and specif species.

  64. Lavvy Taffy

    Lavvy Taffy10 kun oldin

    Flower: don't eat me, I'll kill you Caterpillar: fuck you I'll do it anyway

  65. ThatBomb E30

    ThatBomb E3010 kun oldin

    I was ABOUT to mention the swallow tail butterfly right before he mentioned it 😂 In person, on a bush, they really do look like bird shit.

  66. Starring

    Starring10 kun oldin

    So nobody is gonna notice what he said about r34

  67. Caspar von Campenhausen

    Caspar von Campenhausen10 kun oldin

    I don't get it, he's constantly talking about animals, but all I see is plants

  68. DepressingMcNugget

    DepressingMcNugget10 kun oldin

    5:53 finally found icefrog

  69. DepressingMcNugget

    DepressingMcNugget10 kun oldin

    5:53 finally found icefrog

  70. Bob McBride

    Bob McBride10 kun oldin

    Ok, I missed it. At 1:07 I'm guessing that somewhere in there is a critter, but I even paused the image, and couldn't find it. Did anyone else see what it is?

  71. EpinEfreN

    EpinEfreN10 kun oldin

    Plants...mimicking bug eggs. Holy Shit.

  72. EpinEfreN

    EpinEfreN10 kun oldin

    4:49 pooping butterfly

  73. Matx39

    Matx3910 kun oldin

    The "third of a snake" got me

  74. Alex Keener

    Alex Keener10 kun oldin

    Learned more from this than a year of bio class.

  75. Awkward

    Awkward10 kun oldin

    I laughed tooooo hard at 6:58

  76. Djentile 777

    Djentile 77710 kun oldin

    Intelligent design is evident here.

  77. Alex Brennan

    Alex Brennan11 kun oldin

    did that red and black butterfly just fucking piss

  78. Marcel D

    Marcel D11 kun oldin

    I see a dog bee 6.59???


    ABLE2OVER11 kun oldin

    Oh my God I shot milk through my nose

  80. Poppa Chedda

    Poppa Chedda11 kun oldin


  81. SCOlding acid29

    SCOlding acid2911 kun oldin

    0:51 bruh what is that it's adorable

  82. BaldGunGuy

    BaldGunGuy11 kun oldin

    "Aristotle???????" "Oh yeah,SUPERDEAD!" ME>SUPERLAUGHING

  83. Tarik SAFAH

    Tarik SAFAH11 kun oldin

    6:56 bruh

  84. chillinator

    chillinator11 kun oldin

    I like the rare wasp-dog ... at about 7:00 ;)

  85. Dexxter

    Dexxter11 kun oldin

    6:59 (single frame) I want that dog. LOL

  86. gio Ortiz

    gio Ortiz11 kun oldin

    The forest is just nature's among us. Every insect is sus

  87. Ricky Liew

    Ricky Liew11 kun oldin

    When evolution won’t work n creations is getting so much fun 🤩

  88. pat

    pat11 kun oldin

    9:42 Lool what is that its so cool 😹😹

  89. pat

    pat11 kun oldin

    3:55 what is that its amazing how these animals and bugs look just like the plants 😮

  90. Rasta Black

    Rasta Black11 kun oldin

    The earth is like a “Whore with a Vacuum!” 🤣🤣

  91. Karl Dettmann

    Karl Dettmann11 kun oldin

    6:58 zefrank trying to trick us by putting a normal bee in with the fakers

  92. eosofspades_

    eosofspades_11 kun oldin

    "Getting a predator to strike away from vital organs can be the difference between a shitty day and a VERY shitty day."

  93. pepper

    pepper12 kun oldin

    0:28 I was picking up my spoon, but when I saw this I just dropped it

  94. Dreadnought

    Dreadnought12 kun oldin

    Ah yes. The dog in a bee suit.

  95. Jacob Trowbridge

    Jacob Trowbridge12 kun oldin

    “As Aristotle said, ‘Nature is a whore with a vacuum’- wait no jeRRY”

  96. Thomas Barrett

    Thomas Barrett12 kun oldin

    The photographers must have some crazy X-ray vision because half of the camouflaged animals I couldn’t see from my phone right in front of me

  97. Pie Rat

    Pie Rat12 kun oldin

    nature abhors most vacuums, but we still have brine pools n such.

  98. QiWei Dong

    QiWei Dong12 kun oldin

    Bruh this is a compilation of "where is that thing" and "are they different?" kind of video...

  99. William Birmingham

    William Birmingham13 kun oldin

    Jerry is a master of camouflage of his voice. He talks in almost every video, but we can't hear him.

  100. Pinoy Boi

    Pinoy Boi15 kun oldin

    Caterpillar: *evolves to imitate a snake to scare off predators* Hawks and Eagles: "Jokes on you I'm into that shit" Also Caterpillar: "Years of academy training wasted"

  101. Dani W.

    Dani W.16 kun oldin

    just fuckin brilliant, thanks dude. keep rockin!

  102. SCP leaks

    SCP leaks17 kun oldin


  103. Kevin Qwen

    Kevin Qwen17 kun oldin

    "... Who is dead"

  104. Holly Tibbitts

    Holly Tibbitts17 kun oldin


  105. /w\ /_\

    /w\ /_\19 kun oldin

    "Genetic swiss army knife of deception" That is about the best shit ive heard in my life XD