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What If We Built a Road Around the World?

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Go watch Half As Interesting's first video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1bIKvHDNWI What if we constructed a road around the world that connected most of Earth's continents? It'd be cool to drive from Europe to North America and some other places... I guess Please Subscribe: http://bit.ly/2dB7VTO Music is by Brandon Maahs. Check out his website and music by clicking this link: http://www.brandonmaahs.com/audio-reel Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/official_wh... Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RealLifeLore/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/RealLifeLore1 Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/RealLifeLore/ Subreddit is moderated by Oliver Bourdouxhe Special thanks my Patrons: Juan Rodriguez, Owen, Jarrell Hawkins, Conor Dillon, Donna, Michael Aufiero, Mohammad Abu Hawash, MechanoidOrange and Greenlandia. Videos explaining things. Mostly over topics like history, geography, economics and science. We believe that the world is a wonderfully fascinating place, and you can find wonder anywhere you look. That is what our videos attempt to convey. Currently, we try our best to release one video every week. Bear with us :)
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Cool Beans (8 hours ago)
"Are we there yet?"
Bad Dog (9 hours ago)
Have you been to the US? They can't even keep up the roads in my neighborhood.
Linda mc guinness (10 hours ago)
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Sheriff Shaun Gaming (10 hours ago)
Philippines:Am i a Joke To You? 4:16
Brain Damage (11 hours ago)
Just want to say that Iam from Indonesia And i think we are okay !
sgtdanny69148 (12 hours ago)
That's it? No Drake passage crossing?
NyanCatWorld Cat (13 hours ago)
SIR AMERICA TO ASIA IS EASY JUST d i g
M I (18 hours ago)
Getting around the South Pacific may be impossible. We can barely feed everyone, but at least they’ll have access to a road....
Shantanu srivastava (1 day ago)
Showing Walter white in Drug lord 😂
Underrated Critic (1 day ago)
It costs TWO THOUSAND BUCKS to fly from Capetown to Punta Arenas! I can fly from Chicago to Manila for a fraction of that!
Jenny Dolce (1 day ago)
I’ll be scared
K Cism (1 day ago)
It would hurt the airline industry for those who don't want to get hijacked.
Kate’s vlogs 2019 (1 day ago)
Try’s to build roads :flying cars waiting to be released :bItcH WhaT tHe FuCk
A Wild Brony (1 day ago)
0:47 Afro-Eurasia T-T
Jiří Hofman (1 day ago)
The road around the world is not possible because of politics.
Rusty Pudder (1 day ago)
Theres been a proposed bridge from Singapore/Malaysia to Indonesia for years..... and being one of the most populas nations not sure why you are not including it. And it is quite feasible. Connecting Sumatra, Java all the way to E Nusa island.... with bridges. >_>
John Doe (1 day ago)
The Iraq and Afghanistan war cost $2.4 trillion. Imagine if that money was spent on stuff like this instead.
Gigi_Avakin Life (1 day ago)
that's alot of gas
1zzy unifoxbun draw book (1 day ago)
NOOOO.. WHY I WANT TO GO TO AUSTRALIA NOOOO I LIVE IN INDONESIA NOOOOOOO WHY :"((((
YesToGaming (1 day ago)
4:15 how there you not say philipines thats my home (like if your a filipino) 👇👇👇
tomtomwarwar mccullough (2 days ago)
RIP to our lost brothers: Australia, Ireland Northern Ireland and the island countries surrounding Australia.
Konstantin Kodjabashev (2 days ago)
Lmao just place a command with the coordinates to teleport
TheDarkSquid/ IAzad (2 days ago)
they are called planes
Jeff (2 days ago)
He actually just stole half as interestings video
Corey Searles (2 days ago)
Thats a lot of petrol money!!!
Kim Jong Un (2 days ago)
wait wht abt north korea 💀
Tom deFig (2 days ago)
Is this Tim Gunns nephew?
Commander Jake (2 days ago)
Hold up chunnel? I thought it was channel
ฟาร์แมค เดอะเคมมิสต์ (2 days ago)
There is a bridge crossing the Congo river in the city of Matadi!!!
alphalod lodalpha (2 days ago)
Sad Australia
Ayesha Siddiq (2 days ago)
You can’t drive into China in anyway nor can you drive from Europe into India (India-Pakistan Conflict) so there are really 3 big road system in Asia
Carrie Murphy (2 days ago)
What about Ireland ?
ADi's Channel (2 days ago)
Uh, lmao what’s wrong with Russian subtitles
The BlocBoy Channel (2 days ago)
And then another problem... Who has the money for all the gas stations and hotels
Hellbanisher Rockz (2 days ago)
Flat Earthers be like Um No SWeTiE
Noname (2 days ago)
RealLifeLore: Traveling across the earth has never been shorter Concorde: Am I a joke to you
Hann Gaming (3 days ago)
Hey for the philippines use roro its basically a boat that can load cars to indonesia then use the bridges by Mitfah Rizky then were in the Earth Road Trip Summit Expo Thingy 9019 also just build a tunnel 3 km deep under the darien gap
Tamara Gress (3 days ago)
about the darien gap... build a fucking highway around it
experimental treat Viral (3 days ago)
Your math is wrong only from Moscow to siberia is 7 days drive
C 'n' A (3 days ago)
and then you gotta build gas stations for gas, resturaunts for food, electric cas charging stations. i doubt it will ever be able to be done😂
Damy Candelaria (3 days ago)
Trumps worst nightmare! 😂🙄
Nishchay Kapatral (3 days ago)
imagine hitchhiking from texas to china
claire dose that (3 days ago)
Me: let's go to london. My dad: lEtS dRiVe sEnCe wE cAn nOw!!!! Me:,••, shoot...
Mr Sid (3 days ago)
Well all cars have to have the same drive side
Lps Wolf (3 days ago)
But BUT how long will it take with traffic
Noah Rush (3 days ago)
All European countries are contented not true what about Ireland
NotNite (3 days ago)
how would I get to an island though I wanna go to Puerto Rico and Madeira and stuff
Oldmankc -officiall (3 days ago)
What about THE COLD CONTENT
Tech Point (4 days ago)
Its the same amount of time it takes me to reach office on weekdays.
Demon (4 days ago)
Hold on what about the Great wall?
UnRiqht _ (4 days ago)
What’s the point of airports
PhrAntoine (4 days ago)
Proof maps are bullshit. It takes 7 days to go up Africa and 7 days to cross Eurasia?
Earth moon (4 days ago)
Ha australya
Dillon James Locke (5 days ago)
If this were to ever happen. Me: Road trip, everyone get in the fucking car.
Mia Nordine (5 days ago)
World: What a great idea! Me: *GAAAASSSSSS IDIOTSSSS*
Neni Zarate (5 days ago)
But how would make a global highway when the dessert in Africa might not have gas stations
Byron Chavarria (5 days ago)
Miles Only No Metric System Kilometers
Lucky Valera (5 days ago)
BULLSHIT
AntFilms (5 days ago)
Just drive over the bridges?
Luke Carlin (5 days ago)
My man just said chunnel
weedy pop (5 days ago)
Why will I even?
Aki TheGamer (5 days ago)
But what about small islands?
vahiguru vahiguru (5 days ago)
Antarctica: why you leaving me out why bully
DON'T CARE (5 days ago)
Sound like a plan
Tanjer Mapping (6 days ago)
*1 9 5* 1 0 0 + 9 5 ———— 1 9 5
W Harris (6 days ago)
They need to build a road to the end of the Earth in Antarctica to make everyone shut up about this globe flat earth debate. But they wont do it because their stupid treaty they created when they closed off the interior of antarctica because they discovered the end in the 1940s and 1950s.
Elon Musk (6 days ago)
27 hours from Cape Town to Chile? Are you drunk?
Elon Musk (4 days ago)
@glointhadark You got me hahaha
glointhadark (4 days ago)
Yes, but I don't see how that's relevant.
Aimée Thomas (6 days ago)
But when the tectonic plates move the bridges and roads will be destroyed.
Erica McQueen (6 days ago)
*Why is the background music so goddamn eerie?*
Erica McQueen (6 days ago)
*What if we built a road around the world?* We would have a very long road
Sam Taillon (6 days ago)
Well all I know is that when it passes through Connecticut there will STILL be shitty traffic
SeanTheGuy (6 days ago)
What about ireland
Matthew Forte (6 days ago)
A global highway would be a way of life supported significantly by tourism and constantly being maintained unless built specifically with lasting materials
듀스유튜브 (6 days ago)
Afro-euaisa
justicecaparros (6 days ago)
Hate from the phippines
Abdirauf Mustafa (7 days ago)
Answer: then it could be Great World R😂ad
Paudel Family (7 days ago)
I wanna drive to Antartica
Skylar Gordon (7 days ago)
Sees Carribean Not connected Me:R we a joke to u
iTrulyShoot (7 days ago)
Every Democrat BUILD THOSE BRIDGES!
FleapMaster - Gameplays! (7 days ago)
Umm did you know indonesia,malaysia,philippines is asia
Zimmit's FunHouse Adventure (7 days ago)
Whoa I didn't know about the Darien Gap. I hope there's a short ferry for the time being from that part of S.A. to the other side of Panama.
Zimmit's FunHouse Adventure (7 days ago)
Poor Australia. The only island continent-country. Perhaps we can link it by bullet train.
Luke RYAN (5 days ago)
you can go from brazzaville to the suez canal without ferries edit: cape town to suez via matadi bridge
Florian Freitag (7 days ago)
Fuck australia
Zoe Le (8 days ago)
that moment when your in australia
Jack Savage (8 days ago)
Real life lore: “punta Arenas is the southern most part of the world Antarctica: am I a joke to you?
Jackson Fan95 (8 days ago)
We should make greenland a Continent because it's too big to be an island.
Felix Garcia brooo (8 days ago)
how the hell is it 27 hours to get from cape town to punta arenas by an airplane. when it’s only 7 hours to get from ny to rome
DenisVidelin (8 days ago)
I mean, it would be a nice idea but... driving through a country that would possibly be in war or already is isnt a nice idea...
Big Dorito (9 days ago)
You could jump from the Torres Strait Ileana to connect to Asia
Timon Lah (9 days ago)
There's a road in Port Said that goes over Sinai, so the Gibraltar bridge isn't necessary
Manolo Moore (9 days ago)
You will need to win the lottery for gas money
MrAmhara (9 days ago)
This video is kinda BS. North and South America are not connected because the United States does not approve. Israel-Palestine divides Africa from Asia. The US will not allow a tunnel, bridge and road system between two Russia and Alaska.
Jason Learakos (9 days ago)
Build a RAILROAD around the world.
Won Tag Jun (9 days ago)
Australia: we can’t be connected with global highway:( South Korea: don’t worry guys there is NK bocking us from the top so you’re not the only one
Master Nick (9 days ago)
I know a short cut: *remove all water on earth*
hi im max fan (9 days ago)
There would be so much more bombings and stuff. Bad idea
salvaje20 (10 days ago)
Why can't you drive from Egypt to Israel? There's no highway there?
Arad Rad (11 days ago)
the was the most boring video i watched in my entire life
farid kids (11 days ago)
That would be awesome