The ACTUAL Computer from the Saturn V Rocket - ft. SmarterEveryDay

Pubblicato il 16 lug 2019
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  • Thanks for coming to Alabama Linus! Dang good job explaining the computer.... especially the power systems and the heat management system. I had honestly never thought about these for the Saturn V. For those asking, I'm currently in Germany on a last minute trip so I didn't get to finish my video yet. Coming soon!

    • You guys should team up more often. These two videos were both extremely interesting!

    • @ger traba i do not. and i dont care much for the flat-tards either. good day.

    • Destin is awesome.

    • @Norwegian Smores of course U are right , the astros were closer to GOD and saw his divinity while going to moon and they are afraid to say what they saw, hence their beliefs the almighty you do believe in GOD RIGHT?????

    • who hooo, been looking on info on this part of the V stack, maybe U should mention it was this unit that kept the APOLLO 12 moon mission on course when a few secs after liftoff in Nov 1969 LIGHTNING STRUCK the rocket and knocked out all systems except this one, kept it going to orbit and complete themission...............

  • Russian computers of the 60s. For example, Gagarin’s flight was calculated on the Strela computer 1961. Use a page translator.

  • Alot of tech for something that never went to the moon lol

  • I just watched the smarter everyday video and Linus deserves some serious props for the way he listened to Luke first then explain it in this video like he works at the space center. Very impressed

  • 50 years! WOW!! I was 9yrs old when Armstrong stepped on the moon. I watched it on TV and still remember it well.

  • I thought it sounded kind of nuts that those batteries were 5,300ah (2:15). Other sources say they're 350ah, that sounds closer to reality. For a little context, a 125lb lead acid truck battery is more like 150ah.

  • Of all the places to learn how cooling in a vacuum works i learnt it here.......... not sure how i feel about that.......

  • the only thing i hate about ltt videos is the comment section.

  • So this is what a big brain duo really looks like.

  • Thank you, Linus, for making this video and taking the time to explain most of the things, We are so lucky to live in our generation it's not even funny and we do take is for granted altho not everyone.

  • 12:22 would have been a perfect space shuttle (Endeavour) pun

  • Yes, but how many FPS does it get?

  • Hey Linus! I've watched Destin's channels for several years. I don't always understand the scientific info, but I welcome the chance to learn. I'm now 70 yrs old. I watched the moon landing with my mom and her oldest sister! There is a silly aspect to the tale... We went to Aunt She's house in the middle of the night, to watch it on her color TV... It was however, broadcast in black n white! LOL Thanks for your scientific explanation! I'll be watching your channel too. Thanks, Jessica

  • A cooling system that dissipates 9000w?!

  • No RGB? meh...

  • The hand-laced wire bundles though

  • Awesome video. Great information well presented. A far cry from the NCIX days. 🙄 Job well done! Kudos.

  • 1.1K people don't believe humans have walked on the moon

  • The moon isn't real fight me

  • Just FYI Spacex runs a custom version of linux on their rockets.

  • You should check out the Apollo AGC that just got restored, it's really cool.

  • Can it run fortnite?

  • Truly astounding.

  • considering the thousands of years humans have been on this planet and knowledge that have been forgotten or destroy (library of Alexandria, the Mayas...) i think we are behind, i just hope 1 day humans stop hating, discriminating each other so we can give a bigger jump forward and even do more huge advances...

    • Let's be real here, If it wasn't for the white race, this rocket wouldn't have existed. Things like this don't just appear due to tolerant ideology, but people and culture is the machine behind it.

  • you didnt even try to run a game of fortnite on it, in 4K? No benchmarks? dude did you wast your time thre or what? jk btw :)

  • Let's hit the Cinebench.

  • America really did land in the moon, i believe you because you said it linus, i believe you! i believe you!

  • I happened to come across your channel because of SmarterEveryDay. You just won yourself a new subscriber.

  • I would like to meet the chief engineer behind this.... this.... Maybe it was Howard Stark.

  • Luke Tali is so great wow so much charisma

  • Linus Rocket Tips

  • ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

  • Just finished reading One Giant Leap by Charles Fishman. It goes into great detail on the design and creation of the Apollo computers and the rope core memory that was used it was great. Also on Audiobook.

  • Small correction - radiators DO work in space, and are used on most missions. The method of heat transfer you’re referring to, where air flows over the radiator, is actually convection.

  • So this is THE computer that didn"t take anyone to the Moon.

    • Site?

  • 50 year old tech and I still dont understand any of it lmao

  • I was sad but than I remembered thanks to Elon we have rockets that land themselves back on Earth

  • So one arduino is enough

  • Would love to see you have a crack a a sublimation based cooling system!

  • Guys, imagine if Linus dropped it.

  • If you want to buy a rocket, call your Senator / Representative / MP and ask them to support NASA / CSA funding.

  • 10:00 i wonder how many pounds of zip ties they used.. if they would have cut that number in half they probably could have saved like 30lbs at least

  • Here's the other video for those looking

  • Thanks a megaton ✅✅✅👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻 This was sooo interesting and informative! 😀

  • Linus: casually brings up moon landing conspiracy. Also Linus: nah brah, we landed on the moon.

  • Those memory modules are called core memory, and that's where we get core dump term from.

  • Interesting to see Linus do a video sort of Tom Scott style!

  • outch Projector has 2 1\2 star review.

  • "if you believe in that sort of thing" lmfao immagine engineering all of that, spending all that time and money, and pouring your heart and soul into keeping your fellow man safe on a journey to another astral body for some dickhead neckbeard to say it was fake, and portrayed by Hollywood on a soundstage. Fuckin excelent as always but you forgot one important question! CAN IT RUN CRYSIS!? even low spec I won"t judge I just wanna know lol :P

  • The viewsonic X10! Super expensive and decidedly average! Buy it now!

  • Destin uploaded the video already, come on, put the link where it's supposed to be!

  • Whether we landed on the moon or not, this is an engineering marvel.

  • here bc of smarter everyday

  • Dude!! Easily one of your BEST videos!! The engineering that went into the Saturn V never gets old! 🚀🇺🇸🚀🇺🇸

  • lmao nasa quote we lost the tec to get to the moon and how many kbs jokers,best one is lk at von brawns calculations on how much fuel needed case closed

  • But can it run crysis

  • Cable management is kind awesome

  • Wait!!!! Who let this guy into the US?! ;) Great video BTW!

  • You scared me at 10:49! I thought surely he doesn’t believe that we DIDN’T go tot the moon! Next he’s gonna say that the Earth is flat!!!

  • But can it run minecraft?

  • Smarter every Day!

  • The real question is... Can it run Tetris?

  • *Alabama has entered the IT-tvs comments*

  • All of this was build and engineered just to sell the lie that the earth is round and the moon landing wasn't faked. you cant fool a smart person like me.

  • That projector is like $1,800 and has terrible reviews, lol.

  • Is this the end of the world? No arguments between real/fake moon landing? whats happening here? a video of a guy talking about moon landing and not even one argument on the youtube comment section!

    • are you surprised that those people are not on a channel that teaches you how common technology that you use every days, like computer or smartphones, works or progress... but at the same time their existence and their numbers are based so terribly on those much to makes you question, have we really done a good thing in making internet access easy and accessible to everyone? :D

  • Can it run Crysis ?

  • Is the height of Linus accurate or did the editors play a prank on him?

  • Nice video quality

  • But they faked it.... right? LOL.. why would they have all this if it was faked. Any conspiracy theorist would have to ask themselves that, and come to the obvious conclusion.



  • great job making destin wait a fuckin week before he put his video up, which is way more interesting than yours...

  • Linus is 1.6 meters?

  • Thanks for video. Gutted when i found out i couldn't get software due to needing an @ company address (get it). If i could afford everything that comes with starting from scratch again in life/business i would be a rich man indeed....and its always the thing you least expect that screws you haha

  • Destins video is out. Where’s the link Linus?

  • horizontal black bars on my 16:9 monitor vertical black bars on my 21:9 monitor why are you doing this to me?

    • @DUKE NUKEM should be able to Google different modes, although stretching is pretty much never worth it so fair enough

    • @Marshall R. mine extension does not stretch video although i lose some of the image if i watch 16:9 videos on 21 9 monitor , but i got used to it , its much better alternative to having black lines

    • @DUKE NUKEM yea i have that, but it would either be stretched weirdly or lose the edges since its done aspect ratio in between, id guess 18:9 thanks tho

    • you can install Ultra-wide video extension for google chrome it will automatically size any video to your screen aspect ratio

  • Linus reaching for his phone... "No. Not now."

  • Is strange to think that all of this is nazi's technology

    • @BWX sure, of course is not after the end of official Nazism, but I barely belive that without Wernher von Braun all of that could be possible :)

    • It's not. They just borrowed some rocket scientists from them, this is all newly developed tech from long after WWII

  • Hell Yeah! More Linus Dustin!!!!