Why Nevada Created a County With No People, Buildings, or Roads

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  • James Fisher
    James FisherDitë më parë

    We could actually recycle the waste in 'fast' reactors, but that would be too logical. Also we only use a type of nuclear reactor that produces so much waste because the waste can be turned into material for nuclear weapons.

  • weckar
    weckar2 ditë më parë

    Surprised the state of Nevada didn't pay one guy to just go and live there.

  • Sam Bradley
    Sam Bradley2 ditë më parë

    It irritates me that people get so angry about nuclear waste. Its much safer than any other byproduct of energy production when properly handled.

  • Tomáš Vrána
    Tomáš Vrána4 ditë më parë

    I never understood why are people so scared of nuclear waste. Todays technology can store that waste that safe that you can have house on top of it. Take it from someone who lives on top of old uranium mine. I really woundnt care if they build it outside my house.

  • Clayton Trueblood
    Clayton Trueblood4 ditë më parë

    Anyone else notice the left hand threaded screw

  • You
    You6 ditë më parë

    *no random subway?*

  • Braindead
    Braindead8 ditë më parë

    Yukka mountain remains empty? Oh you poor poor fool believing those government lies, what really happened is that nuclear waste disposal was only ever a cover up for the real construction of an underground base in which to hide the clone vats that our lizzard overlords from alpha centauri use to create human/lizzard hybrids that then infiltrate highly placed government and private industry positions. #KeepNevadaAlienFree #LizzardsAreYukky #GoBackToAlphaCentauriFuckers

  • Lapantouflemagic0
    Lapantouflemagic010 ditë më parë

    so wait, they could have solved the problem just by paying one single dude to live in the region and be the sheriff or whatever ?

  • Scott’s Aerial Videos
    Scott’s Aerial Videos10 ditë më parë

    I thought we called that the desert. I live in one as well.

  • OriAnimations
    OriAnimations11 ditë më parë

    But Sam-

  • Ajc 7575
    Ajc 757511 ditë më parë

    Wait did they actually nickname it the screw Nevada bill?

  • Ajc 7575
    Ajc 757511 ditë më parë

    0:41 Wait... Nevada has people?

  • Jeff Rosenbury
    Jeff Rosenbury12 ditë më parë

    Everyone is happy with the decision to keep the waste in temporary, on-site facilities. And we will remain happy until a tank of radioactive goo collapses on an elementary school. Then we will all decry the horrible politicians and wring our hands proclaiming that there's nothing we can do as counties all across America become uninhabitable for millions of years. And there will be nothing we can do. Thank you Harry Reid. Such a legacy.

  • CurlysBeats
    CurlysBeats14 ditë më parë

    5:07 I'm focused on the ghost while your are all still talking about a screw😂

  • K R
    K R15 ditë më parë

    One screw is driven in an anticlockwise direction, the other in a clockwise direction..

  • Natasha S
    Natasha S15 ditë më parë

    Glowy glowy boom juice 🧃 💥 🤯 💣

  • Karina Matechak
    Karina Matechak16 ditë më parë

    These jokes KILL me

  • Zedrhyx
    Zedrhyx16 ditë më parë

    in the future all those nuclear waste gonna bite the US in the ass

  • Joe T
    Joe T16 ditë më parë

    Excellent content, but the dialog is far too over the top “cutesy” for me. Not subscribing.

  • Flamytygwa
    Flamytygwa16 ditë më parë

    Yukka is a type of plant that grows in the dessert... Many species also bear edible parts, including fruits, seeds, flowers, flowering stems, and more rarely roots.

  • Yu Hin TAM
    Yu Hin TAM17 ditë më parë

    hey sam, can i call you sam

  • BluE68
    BluE6817 ditë më parë

    "Blow stuff up, blow people up, and blow stuff with people in it," This is why I love this channel

  • Matthew
    Matthew19 ditë më parë

    For $25 million/year I’d move there.

  • Nuclear Geek
    Nuclear Geek19 ditë më parë

    Hooray! Someone else that doesn't know shit about nuclear power or waste making a hit piece on nuclear power.

  • Where's Waldo
    Where's Waldo19 ditë më parë

    Don’t forget about no dollar general in the middle of no where lol

  • JoshDoesEverything
    JoshDoesEverything20 ditë më parë

    Can you stop talking about nuclear power like it’s a super scary death machine and more like it’s the only way we can stop climate change. Your way of referring to nuclear waste is high key fearmongering and nuclear is literally the least deadly energy production source we have. Zero CO2

  • Lenitta Evans

    Lenitta Evans

    12 ditë më parë

    Nuclear power is all good until England decide to dump their toxic sludge waste in the sea Infront of your countries (Wales) capital city, Cardiff. Otherwise, I am in agreement with you.

  • Samuel Banks
    Samuel Banks21 ditë më parë

    Yuck mountains since I live by like 20 I can say that they are gross

  • Liam Dawber
    Liam Dawber22 ditë më parë

    So the only people who live in bullfrog County are sams friends?

  • Daniel Brownson
    Daniel Brownson23 ditë më parë

    It really is the middle of nowhere.

  • PoodleScone
    PoodleScone24 ditë më parë

    Money is more important than life. Said every person risking their life to sneak into Europe or America for prosperity.

  • Cyan AmongUs
    Cyan AmongUs24 ditë më parë

    Who thought that Bullfrog Country was made so that they could breed bullfrogs and save the species but i guess politicians dont care about that along with racial injustice, climate change, global pandemics, economic fluctuations, hornet invasions, national security, or international relationships.

  • Street Cars TV
    Street Cars TV24 ditë më parë

    What happens in a sandstorm does it blow in sand from these areas

  • p Hs
    p Hs25 ditë më parë

    2:17 What happened to "righty tighty lefty loosy"

  • igitha Δл λ μ
    igitha Δл λ μ26 ditë më parë

    0:31 yucca/ˈjʌkə/ noun: yucca; plural noun: yuccas a plant of the agave family with swordlike leaves and spikes of white bell-shaped flowers that are dependent upon the yucca moth for fertilization, native to warm regions of the US and Mexico. Unsure why the nausea reference at the beginning of the video - unnecessary

  • Jeremy Thain
    Jeremy Thain26 ditë më parë

    Yucca not yucka, people lived there and named things before the nuclear waste.

  • Mr. Mr
    Mr. Mr26 ditë më parë

    Trash yt channel

  • Granger Montag
    Granger Montag27 ditë më parë

    Nuclear waste is turning Bulfrogs (county) gay

  • KSH243
    KSH24327 ditë më parë

    No people...sounds like where a lot of votes came from in the 2020 election.

  • NewBird958
    NewBird95828 ditë më parë

    no animals

  • Aust
    Aust28 ditë më parë

    orrr we could just turn it into bullets? then is not problem

  • Ayushmaan Mishra
    Ayushmaan MishraMuaj më parë

    Glowy-glowy boom juice🤣🤣

  • Jonathan Corbett
    Jonathan CorbettMuaj më parë

    2:20 why TF is that screw reverse threaded?

  • Markiel Samuels
    Markiel SamuelsMuaj më parë

    You can kill in Bullfrog county

  • ordinary person
    ordinary personMuaj më parë

    Bill Nye country

  • Y.Z. sheikh
    Y.Z. sheikhMuaj më parë

    Sam I thought we were friends

  • M Lau
    M LauMuaj më parë

    How about putting the nuclear wastes in missiles?

  • Hobby Bugs
    Hobby BugsMuaj më parë

    Country just for frogs one question left how to turn into a bullfrog

  • Artsofthewood
    ArtsofthewoodMuaj më parë

    What is that screw driver doing? 2:17 It’s spinning the wrong way!

  • Raid
    RaidMuaj më parë

    HAI Editor: "wear a goddamn mask"

  • shlomo shlomowitz
    shlomo shlomowitzMuaj më parë

    Deaf Smith is pretty close to a major city in Texas. That would have been pretty bad

  • Blaine Knutson
    Blaine KnutsonMuaj më parë

    The center of the earth to destroy it the waste that is.

  • lucky numbersevun
    lucky numbersevunMuaj më parë

    5:27 the POLITICIANS are the baddies, not the GOVT. Fix your video SAM!

  • matt winward
    matt winwardMuaj më parë

    2:17 The screw video clip is mirrored.

  • Chase Toyama
    Chase ToyamaMuaj më parë

    But Sam? Why can’t I speak to you directly or call you Sam? XD

  • Chase Toyama
    Chase ToyamaMuaj më parë

    Glowy glowy boom juice XD

  • usp211816
    usp211816Muaj më parë

    Not half as interesting as the fact the owners of nuclear facilities have to pay the government to store the waste the government isn't storing, and some of them have a rolling annual lawsuit to get that money back because they are still storing it onsite.

  • veggiet2009
    veggiet2009Muaj më parë

    Boring politics? Did you follow this last election at all? Lol

  • Mara Lucy
    Mara LucyMuaj më parë


  • Grimmdul
    GrimmdulMuaj më parë

    Oh cool. A Fallout: New Vegas theme park!

  • Johnny Pereira
    Johnny PereiraMuaj më parë

    Glowy Glowy Boom-Juice? You must be referring to Absinthe! Hahahahaha

  • wpeale71341
    wpeale71341Muaj më parë

    Glad to see you are so realistic. Your writing is as you say, trash!

  • Chaye Calvert
    Chaye CalvertMuaj më parë

    Carlsbad nm is the country main deposit of nuclear waste. It’s called the wipp site. “Waste isolation protection plant” in a man made mine super deep in a salt deposit. That will eventually cocoon the waste. From the outside, deep enough no quack or other force could disturb it.

  • Agam Forever
    Agam ForeverMuaj më parë

    I’m betting 100 bucks that county went for Joe Biden

  • 0MindSwept0
    0MindSwept0Muaj më parë

    5:36 people need to wash their gosh darn hands (and sneeze into their elbow), that’s what they need to do..(pplr nasty..)

  • Michael Robison
    Michael RobisonMuaj më parë

    🤣🤣🤣 "HOW DARE YOU!!"

  • MrNategeo
    MrNategeoMuaj më parë

    Still has 2mill democratic voters

  • big mike
    big mikeMuaj më parë

    We have the wipp plant here in Carlsbad nm , just send the waste here.

  • Dan Saav
    Dan SaavMuaj më parë

    yucca is pronounced “you-cah” unless ur an inbred southerner

  • Alexander Franke
    Alexander FrankeMuaj më parë

    I can't understand why we don't just ship all the waste to Bangladesh or Somalia. For less than a $million per ton I'll get rid of it myself.

  • Michael D
    Michael DMuaj më parë

    Lmao glowy glowy boom juice

  • TBNR Zephyr
    TBNR ZephyrMuaj më parë

    Why don’t they just shove it all in a space ship and yeet it across the solar system

  • NoobKing
    NoobKingMuaj më parë

    My dog was scrolling to the comments amazing

  • Wayne Thomson
    Wayne ThomsonMuaj më parë

    Enough Already! How do I unsubscribe..?

  • Katakana!
    Katakana!Muaj më parë

    TruckBux lol

  • Michael Nichelson
    Michael NichelsonMuaj më parë

    Is that screw turning the wrong way?

  • Jamie Karr
    Jamie KarrMuaj më parë

    How dare you call me Sam. Peasant.

  • darrin webber
    darrin webberMuaj më parë

    Actually... Money IS more important than human life. Pres. George Bush said it himself in a rare statement. Not exactly those words.. It was that admission by a sitting President that actually earned my respect for the man.

  • Mr Conch
    Mr ConchMuaj më parë

    The first screw went lefty tighty

  • Mr. King CieloGAstateKrowns
    Mr. King CieloGAstateKrownsMuaj më parë

    Well 1st of all HOW DARE YOU QUESTION ME

  • edd mathenge
    edd mathenge2 muaj më parë

    Boring politics is like a majority of this show

  • thejacksonles
    thejacksonles2 muaj më parë

    You sound similar to our socialist friend over at wendover productions. Your whiny hand wringing is exhausting. Just like wendover. You’re less subtle.

  • Gabriel Bubalo
    Gabriel Bubalo2 muaj më parë

    This is the county with the fastest mail-in ballot counting in all of Nevada.

  • Jason Rackawack
    Jason Rackawack2 muaj më parë

    Good evening, good morning where ever you may be, coming to you from the high desert in the kingdom of Nye.....this is Coast to Coast AM with Art Bell.......

  • Keith Hoffmaster
    Keith Hoffmaster2 muaj më parë

    Warning to anyone signing up for this bundle: as of Nov 16, 2020, CuriosityStream has an additional promotion of 25% off just its service with no nebula bundle and will throw up roadblocks when you try to use this or any other content creator’s discount code. It also will scream if you try to use Apple Pay to fill out credit card info claiming your address isn’t correct. When you use the content creator links for the bundle deal it will tell you to change your subscription as multiple discount codes cannot be used. Despite the error message, make sure the discount code applied references the Nebula bundle and ignore the error message. Fill out the payment info manually and CuriosityStream will begrudgingly go ahead and honor the creator discount code for the bundle and you’ll get an email welcoming you to nebula with a prompt to set a password. I suspect when CuriosityStream drops their own 25% deal the content creators links will go back to working as normal without error messages.

  • helloimlois
    helloimlois2 muaj më parë

    Did the land vote republican?

  • g welch
    g welch2 muaj më parë

    Will Extremities ever return? Are we just waiting for the Rona to go away or is it not profitable? It’s my favorite podcast and I’ve already listened to each season 3 times

  • Daniel Shade
    Daniel Shade2 muaj më parë

    Don’t ever say glowy glowy again ever for any reason at all forever. Never

  • tyrelli doomah
    tyrelli doomah2 muaj më parë

    Lol. Sooo Nevada DOES NOT have Nuclear power plants. Why should it take the waste from the other dirty states? Just like California isn't green. California just dumps all the non-recyclable waste from trash East of Reno and East of Vegas. Hippocracy at it's best that 'California is green'... yeah right

  • gage prewitt
    gage prewitt2 muaj më parë

    The natural Oslo reactor has shown very little seepage of radioactive material of the past 2 billion years.

  • Bird_Dog
    Bird_Dog2 muaj më parë

    Govt.: "So, we found a place to store nuclear waste, that is not only geologicaly ideal, but also so remote and sparsely populated, it makes Bumfuck Michigan look like the Time Square by comparison." Everyone within a 10'000 kilometer radius: "NIMBY!!!"

  • Minecrafter50 gaming
    Minecrafter50 gaming2 muaj më parë

    "Please stay 6 feet apart and wear a goddamn mask" Well spoken my friend.

  • Dj Doolittle
    Dj Doolittle2 muaj më parë

    This is surely the future of humanity? Shame we didn’t look after this planet 🌍

  • Joel Getz
    Joel Getz2 muaj më parë

    You know, I still haven't heard of a really good reason why we don't launch our nuclear waste into the sun.

  • Tae Johnson
    Tae Johnson2 muaj më parë

    Am I the only one that was bothered by the screw was reverse threaded? Or that the video was mirrored. I never comment on videos but that got to me

  • Dale Kassiniken Jr
    Dale Kassiniken Jr2 muaj më parë

    This format is getting annoying.

  • Fuck You
    Fuck You2 muaj më parë

    It would have been completely save to hold the waste in nevada. That's what you should have talked about. Lol. That people were just hysterical over nothing.

  • David Urry
    David Urry2 muaj më parë

    So why did Yuca Mountain fail? Because we thought we could store nuclear waste in glass and found out from Chernobyl that that will only hold it for about 30 years. There is no known way to store nuclear waste and our current waste has moved from 95% of the way to a critical event to 98% of a critical event. The closer to critical it gets, the less stable it becomes and the faster it could reach critical. So, we have somewhere less than 20 years before these rods will start to go critical on their own with no way for us to stop it.

  • Darren George
    Darren George2 muaj më parë

    I’m unreasonably happy that your pronounced Nevada correctly.

  • SouthBay RickyBobby
    SouthBay RickyBobby2 muaj më parë

    And I’m sure it voted 100% Biden

  • Isaac Siao
    Isaac Siao2 muaj më parë

    without having seen the video it probably has something to do with taxes or screwing with the federal government Edit: Nice, its both

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