Trying to Catch a 1,000 MPH Baseball - Smarter Every Day 247

Publicerades den 12 nov 2020
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  • Favorite line: "Bob's gonna die". If you' enjoyed this video and want to help me make more like it, the best way is to support on Patreon. I will send you a Smarter Every Day / Rocket City Trash Pandas baseball. I ship one to literally everyone who supports as a Patron. Here's that link if you're interested: Thank you so much for watching this video! Destin

    • Try using meat or flesh to stop the bell , To see what would happen if the bell hits a human

    • idea: when your trying to stop a bullet, usually bullet proof glass does a good job, the bullet spents a lot of its energy on breaking the glass before getting through, its stopped before then, so just replace the glass with say a hard leather over the baseball mitt, and maybe that might stop the ball

    • Sadness, I'm needing a glove, and see this😥

    • Not using a solid steel ball is just weak.


  • 6:45 to 6:50 you can physically see the ball creating a trail behind it

  • Just why though? Oh wait, Why not?

  • I saw that someone reposted this video as a gif with no watermarks, so I'm going to watch this video again.

  • shoot a billard cue ball out of it

  • The two best parts in this baseball supersonic cannon video are "Bob's gon' die" , the exploding glove, and the very determined little girl saying "don't stop pedalling, don't stop pedalling, you can do this"

  • Put a bat out there

  • I learned to ride a bike in 2 days

  • It's like the balls 'casing' is like a metal jacket on a bullet.

  • the ball is in FIRE

  • try to move the glove in the direction relative to the ball and then try to reduce it speed to accompagny the movement of the ball and reduce the stress in the gloves. if you do it well i guess only one glove is enough.

  • No way.That's insane 😍😍😍😍.That's awosome

  • Kakioin chalenge

  • MacBook Pro running Windows 10, nice ;) yea, we know that MacOS sucks :D

  • A can see cakra there around the ball

  • Teaching your kid that single lever for two brakes just seems dangerous, they get on any other bike ever and it's a recipe for trouble. Bikes are awesome for kids, it's like your first car

  • Sonic the baseball

  • Y’all built a 1000 mph shooting baseball gun why would u need a 1000 mph baseball gun

  • It was insane

  • excellent video, nice shot, nice shooting device, thumbs up

  • Gives a new meaning to throwing the heat

  • Imagine Smarter everyday,mark rober and backyard scientist collab and mmake something amazing.

  • Great video.. Have you calculated the kinetic energy of your baseball at impact??

  • It's no more baseball anymore... It's Cannonball now ! 🤣

  • I wanna see how many bobs can stand that !!!!!!!!!

  • U gotta shoot it at a wood bat and a car

  • What's the aura around the ball ?

  • Soulève la capuche, C le poto bob

  • Basically they made a miniature tank

  • Yaa

  • 此片剪接得不好。

  • my chest is hurt

  • Nope your wrong beucuse the speed of the base ball thats why it has fire

  • The last thing you want an engineer to say... "What have we done?"

  • I remember watching a video about a guy that would rebuild bikes from junkyard dumpsters and whatnot and donate them to kids who couldn't get their own. Seemed like an amazing guy and really working against the bike shortage. Looked like he was really making them nice too, not just so they're barely working

  • видео надо назвать ,..когда нечем заняться ...

  • Does This Mean You Dont Need To Deal With Traffic Anymore?

  • Anime character throwing a ball

  • 13:46 Who else counted to nine out loud on this

  • Take a large amount of gloves sew them together into 1 and the padding in them. Try that and see if the leather will be strong enough.

  • Of course human flesh and bone would slow it some.

  • Use a bunch of Rawlings pro preferred gloves. A waste of some high quality gloves😭 but would be interesting to see rather than these fake leather $20 Walmart gloves. Ripping like paper

  • Well I just realized this: the igniting of the leather might not be due to the fact of the material. The reason I say that is because of Backyard Scientist’s video of the super sonic nerf dart. I that video he notes the fact that the dart hitting glass with also cause a brief flash.

  • Now try swinging a baseball bat at it. A wooden one.. 🤣🤣

  • 6:23 look at the ball.

  • Hey, guys. Why are you doing this?

  • Bob... poor, poor Bob.

  • Physical energy can be transformed into heat energy

  • Teacher: you ain't going to make a carrier of both mechanical engineer and baseball. The quiet kid at the back:

  • I really curious about how long those supersonic baseball go after it shot from the cannon, @SmarterEveryDay can u make a video of it?, Ill appreciate it if u do, i really loved to watch ur videos, its really is had very interesting knowledge that i didn't know before and now i know :), can u guys consider my request? Hope u guys and the channel grow more further and had a nice day :)

  • At 6:25 there this weird energy coming off the ball

  • 🎵 This ball ⚾️ is on fire 🔥 this ball ⚾️ is on fire 🔥 🎵

  • Did anyone see that bleu light around the ball :O holly

  • So this is what a super canon is, terrific.

  • "Bob's gonna die" - Heisenberg

  • Favorite Line: "What have we done, y'all?" 11:11

  • 14:25 what if there was no space between all the gloves? or how many gloves will it take before the ball either slows down enough to be caught, or becomes damaged enough to no longer be a 'baseball'

  • 13:29 I'm the reconnaissance sniper.

  • glawks are more powerphul

  • Me looking for someone who knows danganronpa like:👁👄👁

  • Would kevlar stop it

  • 9:04 Guy: shut up Jeremy. Jeremy: no, you.

  • Oddly I’ve never said this before, but you have a lovely family. Your kids seem incredibly intelligent.

  • The reason the h-weave deflected the ball up is because there was resistance below and not above. Where as the basket weave has a more evenly distributed resistance. This was an awesome experiment btw

  • I wonder what Wilson and Rawlings gloves think of this haha.

  • Is the "smoke" that comes out just water vapor or condensation from the presssure difference? Whatever it is, I love the fact that the ball seems to pull some of the vapor forwared in it's Mach cone vortex.

  • Boss nerd, "no nonono, hold on, am I seeing fire?". Nerds in unison, "There's fire, teeheeheehee". Small things...


  • Costly video

  • 10,973.782 foot pounds of energy guys effing awesome

  • That's a little disturbing 😂

  • The ball was on fire

  • Imagine having this in pub g

  • i wanna try hitting it with a bat :)

  • Hey @SmarterEveryDay, do you guys ever play video games like Kerbal Space Program, or SimpleRockets 2? I love Rocket science, and I noticed your NASA t-shirt.

  • Wow Hey batter batter........swing!

  • Look... Y'all just invented a new Mortal Kombat fatality move... lol

  • Now make this machine bigger, go back to pirate times, put a cannon in it, then rule the seas.

  • The thumbnail is the visual representation of when I move my little bro out the way and also what mom sees.

  • I want to a baseball fired from the cannon striking a wooden baseball bat and an aluminum baseball bat.

  • And Bob didn't even flinch. Truly impressive.

  • This is how all might got the wound

  • What happens if ball is shout at light speed

  • Internet in quarantine: "Do something fun. like a DIY project!" SmarterEveryDay: *Builds a freaking baseball cannon*

  • ShinE kakyoin

  • Lets test it on a rabbit next😅😬

  • That's y when u see a UFO going so fast u see fire does anyone knows what a ufo is ?

  • This is the only time it’s ever thought baseball was interesting

  • I think its gonna be like folded paper. Only 6 or 7 folds can be done and it will deflect outword

  • I want to see this with well made catcher's mits !

  • Yooooo! I gotta see a 3D view from different views of ball. Including what the Shockwave looks like when the balls flying at you... now that's rocket science

  • 4:53 For Those Who Only Came For The Thumbnail, Enjoy ;)

  • The Ball have 14156 Joule, ist the same energy on a 50 BMG.

  • remind me herman munster throw a fast ball pitcher try catch it went through grove and the grove smoke came out it all the baseball players got scare ran off didn't want play ball with herman he got so mad throw on ground it blew up

  • 6:47 did y’all see the fire around the ball

  • Sent by Weird explorer

  • 11:33 theoretically, that means that if two cows collided at supersonic speed, they could potentially cook themselves on impact

  • That was really crazy. Very good video! 👍👍😂

  • Could you guys try shooting a baseball against a sharp object, like a knife or idk a Katana?

  • this is the very best science!