6 Organisms That Cheat the System

  • Added:  6 months ago
  • Humans are not the only animal that use cheats to make things easier. Some of the animals and plants have weird but very clever cheating skills to survive in their environment, too.


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Comments: 1 003

  • Irondune X
    Irondune X 2 days ago

    Homo sapiens : the species that isn't remarkable physically, but creates very powerful tools from it's surrounding matter, enabling them to instantly kill much larger prey, from a distance. This species also frequently uses lures on synthetic lines to catch fish.

    best cheating organism.

  • Derek Louden
    Derek Louden 12 days ago

    IT TAKES LITERALLY NO EXTRA EFFORT TO GET THE NECTAR NORMALLY OMFG YOUR A HORRIBLE BIRD UHHHH

  • The FlamingDraco
    The FlamingDraco 24 days ago

    you would not believe you eyes, 5:46

  • Sakata43
    Sakata43 24 days ago

    LBG=light bow gun, monster hunter anyone?

  • praanav mahadev menon
    praanav mahadev menon 25 days ago +1

    you can't cheat the system if you are the system

  • Alinol Kreany
    Alinol Kreany 25 days ago

    Why did the mods didnt ban them yet?

  • Luis Bolus
    Luis Bolus 26 days ago

    "Clean her ass"

  • Cadet Carrot
    Cadet Carrot Month ago

    The thumbnail made me think that by "cheating", they mean their unfaithful to their baby mamas/daddies (which is most animals lol)

  • Poes Law
    Poes Law Month ago

    wingman frogs

  • Moxiie WasHere
    Moxiie WasHere Month ago

    I clicked on this vid cuz i thought it said "6 ways to cheet orgasams" lol boy was i wrong 😂

  • Cam Hos
    Cam Hos Month ago

    Cleaner A**

  • Alex Tohmas
    Alex Tohmas Month ago

    Humans kill anything to survive.

  • Alexandru Dragoi
    Alexandru Dragoi Month ago

    In humans you have that starting with simple stuff like regular con man, plastic surgery etc and then as complicated and dangerous as church and state!

  • Riley theTyrant
    Riley theTyrant Month ago

    These 6 organisms need to be kicked from the server.

  • Matt Folse
    Matt Folse Month ago

    Damn he went hard on me at the end.

  • ShotgunLlama
    ShotgunLlama Month ago

    #7: my ex-girlfriend

  • richard lam
    richard lam Month ago

    satelite frogs are just rapists smh

  • Brynzane
    Brynzane 2 months ago

    It sucks they didn't show the mimic flowers at the end

  • thomas kierkla
    thomas kierkla 2 months ago

    Why are cats afraid of cucumbers- video idea

  • Faraz Foroughi
    Faraz Foroughi 2 months ago

    "the cleaner ass gets an easy meal"

  • Greedy Baron
    Greedy Baron 2 months ago

    he defined a Narcissist at the end. evolution. use it or lose it.

  • Remix The Idiot
    Remix The Idiot 2 months ago

    I guess humans arent the only greedy cheaters of the earth.

    What a great world.

  • Loading 99% Cardistry
    Loading 99% Cardistry 3 months ago

    Enough of fucking gestures!

  • micmarlen
    micmarlen 3 months ago

    not very scientific to say they "cheat", they survived because other species mistaked

  • Lukas
    Lukas 3 months ago

    so European tree frogs sometimes rape female frogs when they're about to mate with a different male frog? k

  • dousu ketoby
    dousu ketoby 3 months ago

    cheating to pass a level is not at the expense of others...

  • The Reebro
    The Reebro 3 months ago

    i will make these extinct

  • Lauratou B
    Lauratou B 3 months ago

    #2 Cleaner wrasse: SHARK TALE

  • Matthew Fuerst
    Matthew Fuerst 3 months ago

    You forgot humans

  • Victoria W.
    Victoria W. 3 months ago

    its called business my friends

  • futurestoryteller
    futurestoryteller 3 months ago

    "Cleaner Wrasse" sounds like something a mother says to a toddler during potty training.

  • Angel Arroyo
    Angel Arroyo 3 months ago

    Why do you cut the intro in most videos, I love the intro music. Tin turon tu tinturin tu, tin da tan taran tan..

  • Jules Leviathan
    Jules Leviathan 3 months ago

    Aw I've heard of the bird parasites :( thats so sad

  • Knox
    Knox 3 months ago

    Frog rape

  • Joel Singh
    Joel Singh 3 months ago

    DONT FORGET *CLICKBAIT*

  • A Rather Hated Austrian

    I thought the title was "6 orgasms that cheat the system"... Darn!

  • Katherine Richardson
    Katherine Richardson 3 months ago

    I see most of these things on Netflix

  • Katherine Richardson
    Katherine Richardson 3 months ago

    when it comes to insects females rule

  • SirMan McDude
    SirMan McDude 3 months ago

    Hackers, am I right?

  • The Warden
    The Warden 3 months ago

    Flowerpiercers are dicks.

  • K4maKomodo
    K4maKomodo 3 months ago

    I don't really understand evolution with plants. The empty orchid for example, how did it 'know' to replicate the other orchid (obviously over loads of generations) in order to get pollinated. In fact, how do plants even know what they need in order to evolve in the first place? They're not sentient, have no eyesight or anything.

    Bearing that in mind, how does their subconscious (figure of speech) even know about its surroundings in order to evolve as well? Because obviously in animals, they don't choose how to evolve, but I'm confused as to how evolution works with plants, and how it could work alongside certain animals so well. It's an interesting topic to say the least.

  • Random Channel
    Random Channel 3 months ago

    and the ultimate cheater is.....




    humans

  • DJBURBZ
    DJBURBZ 3 months ago

    5:09
    *Surprise butt sex!*

  • Agent DEAD
    Agent DEAD 4 months ago

    /ban cheaters

  • Michelle Manly
    Michelle Manly 4 months ago

    Which is fish for-

  • Firsty97
    Firsty97 4 months ago

    So that species of frogs are rapists.

  • Ghast the Otaku
    Ghast the Otaku 4 months ago

    Humans are the true cheaters. Ugh, adapting to my environment is such a pain in the hairs around my anus, I'll just adapt my environment to me instead.

  • Daniel Defreitas
    Daniel Defreitas 4 months ago

    The host is foine af.

  • Hypebeast_wear
    Hypebeast_wear 4 months ago

    1:54 clean her ass

  • Aaron Saints
    Aaron Saints 4 months ago +1

    I was expecting Cuckoo bird for #3.

  • Max Grassy
    Max Grassy 4 months ago

    So satellite frogs are rapists?

  • Winkleman lucxs
    Winkleman lucxs 4 months ago

    Life doesnt have shortcuts ................................oh 😑

  • Dimitri Mies
    Dimitri Mies 4 months ago

    my cat has modmenu in gta

  • Homie Bro
    Homie Bro 4 months ago

    it wasn't rape, it was satellite sex.

  • xdas11
    xdas11 4 months ago

    I CALL HAX VAC BAN THEM !

  • THEREAPERHARVEST
    THEREAPERHARVEST 4 months ago

    lol those frogs stealing girls

  • E-Hero Stratos
    E-Hero Stratos 4 months ago

    So basically, the brown headed cowbird is the exact same as a cuckoo

  • Loli Raviolli
    Loli Raviolli 4 months ago

    false
    number one should be STACEY THAT FUCKING WHORE FUCK YOU STACEY

  • Iron Squid
    Iron Squid 4 months ago

    Humans should be first

  • Paul Moran
    Paul Moran 4 months ago

    The coockoo does the same as the cowbird especially the rolling eggs and is mostly grows larger than the foster

  • Emmanuella George
    Emmanuella George 4 months ago

    This video made me laugh 😂

  • Primedragoon
    Primedragoon 4 months ago

    Cheaters never prosper my ass, that was merely a phrase invented to the weak to beguile the strong into taking less effective strategies as an option. :D

  • vinny so
    vinny so 4 months ago

    he's kinda cute

  • Zaidi Abdullah
    Zaidi Abdullah 4 months ago

    I was watching halfway before i realized it is not "cheating orgasm". i'm so stupid

  • Mellow Wuff
    Mellow Wuff 4 months ago

    The first 4 are just dumb animals that are doing nothing but harming themselves too

  • Darth odin
    Darth odin 4 months ago

    #2 clean your ass

  • Real DeShawn Stevens
    Real DeShawn Stevens 4 months ago

    Fuckin cheating ass animals. Why the fuck arent they paying taxes?!?!

  • Ian 64
    Ian 64 4 months ago

    no wonder why tumblr hates pepe the frog so much. get it? cuz pepe is a satellite rapist frog?

  • Professional Banana
    Professional Banana 4 months ago

    haha that cheating flower is now my favorite

  • Undude
    Undude 4 months ago

    Top 6 organisms that are total *ss holes

  • leaked rants
    leaked rants 4 months ago

    i saw two brown headed cowbirds fighting today



    i wonder why

  • Naethan F.
    Naethan F. 4 months ago

    More pictures rather than body cam would have made the video more interesting

  • richard curran
    richard curran 4 months ago

    I read cheating orgasm 😂😂😂😂

  • theworldofpain1
    theworldofpain1 4 months ago

    I sexually identify as an "Slaty Flowerpiercer"

    Because I bone (pierce) females (flowers) without giving them a relationship (pollen)

  • Koi Fish
    Koi Fish 4 months ago

    why do their voices sound so similar?

  • I like Pie
    I like Pie 4 months ago

    I bet you, you are scrolling down the comment section and not paying attention to the video. lol

  • meshel anne belvis
    meshel anne belvis 4 months ago

    he's kinda cute. and good in hosting, too. lol

  • Cat Hams
    Cat Hams 4 months ago

    I thought the title said orgasms XD

  • XxSlayerKillzxX
    XxSlayerKillzxX 4 months ago

    what the fuck fish has now cleaning stations and scammers what the...

  • Trisha Webb
    Trisha Webb 4 months ago

    Why are you almost whispering

  • • William •
    • William • 4 months ago

    They don't cheat the system... they make the system.din don dunnnnnnn!!!!

  • Paul Kolvenbach
    Paul Kolvenbach 4 months ago

    yeah youre so hot :) *swoon*

  • Fancy Pineapple
    Fancy Pineapple 4 months ago

    I have a seriously filthy mind. This video was recommended twice and both times I read the title as 'orgasms' and not 'organisms'. I need help.😥

  • ILLuminated Onxy
    ILLuminated Onxy 4 months ago

    The Brown-Headed Cowbird
    Isn't cheating it's just called adoption
    Something that humans do because some lack the ability to support the life they made on their own terms😡

  • tacodestryr 118
    tacodestryr 118 4 months ago

    why did i read 'cheating orgasms'?

  • AcerPlays
    AcerPlays 4 months ago

    #1. l e m m e s m a s h

  • Sarah .R
    Sarah .R 4 months ago

    Hank Green is still my favorite host

  • muhaddesa chowdhury
    muhaddesa chowdhury 4 months ago

    I think humans are the biggest cheaters

  • Jack Moss
    Jack Moss 4 months ago

    I read the title wrong...

  • Sydonia
    Sydonia 4 months ago

    The cleaner wrasse part is so dang hysterical.

  • Evan Is Kool
    Evan Is Kool 4 months ago

    What about the male anglerfish? They latch onto a female and just lets it do all the work.

  • Nyks Nivero
    Nyks Nivero 4 months ago

    lmao NTR frog boi

  • Nyks Nivero
    Nyks Nivero 4 months ago

    lmao NTR frog boi

  • Sam Mai
    Sam Mai 4 months ago

    you forgot humans

  • Viknesh Jay
    Viknesh Jay 4 months ago

    Like ure narration but Ure fuckboi appearance made be decide against suscribing.

  • alan Yung
    alan Yung 4 months ago

    Wasps are the most ferocious cheaters of all.

  • Dory The Marylander Guinea pig

    Thanks you,scishow your comment section caused the comment section to not show up ^~^

  • micanikko
    micanikko 4 months ago

    Where's humans in this list?

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