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

  • Published: 16 July 2019
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Comments • 3 836

  • SmarterEveryDay
    SmarterEveryDay  1 months back

    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!

    • JustWasted3HoursHere
      JustWasted3HoursHere  2 weeks back

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

    • Norwegian Smores
      Norwegian Smores  2 weeks back

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

    • Neil Graham
      Neil Graham  2 weeks back

      Destin is awesome.

    • ger traba
      ger traba  2 weeks back

      @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?????

    • ger traba
      ger traba  2 weeks back

      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...............

  • Nabil Essadiki
    Nabil Essadiki  2 days back

    Stop fooling people nasa's parrot liar

    • Zombie Hyperdrive
      Zombie Hyperdrive  2 days back

      4000 years ago... Let’s build pyramids with a chisel? 4069 years later... Lets put a man on the moon with that! 4119 years later... Did we really build the pyramids? Did we really go to the moon? Did that text go?

      • Olgert Fantozzy
        Olgert Fantozzy  6 days back

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

        • hex1c
          hex1c  1 weeks back

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

          • Anthony Efx
            Anthony Efx  1 weeks back

            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

            • k re
              k re  1 weeks back

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

              • Raymond Collins
                Raymond Collins  1 weeks back

                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.

                • aaron stone
                  aaron stone  1 weeks back

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

                  • metalperslfx
                    metalperslfx  1 weeks back

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

                    • Noodle Boi
                      Noodle Boi  1 weeks back

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

                      • Fouren Fouren
                        Fouren Fouren  1 weeks back

                        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.

                        • Yawhatnever
                          Yawhatnever  2 weeks back

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

                          • lynchmob72
                            lynchmob72  2 weeks back

                            Yes, but how many FPS does it get?

                            • Jessica Germain
                              Jessica Germain  2 weeks back

                              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

                              • Earl Deuna
                                Earl Deuna  2 weeks back

                                A cooling system that dissipates 9000w?!

                                • ChuckFromPoland
                                  ChuckFromPoland  2 weeks back

                                  No RGB? meh...

                                  • Jim's videos
                                    Jim's videos  2 weeks back

                                    The hand-laced wire bundles though <3

                                    • James Anderson
                                      James Anderson  2 weeks back

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

                                      • Team Black
                                        Team Black  2 weeks back

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

                                        • Steve the Bartender
                                          Steve the Bartender  2 weeks back

                                          The moon isn't real fight me

                                          • ILOVEPIE
                                            ILOVEPIE  2 weeks back

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

                                            • ILOVEPIE
                                              ILOVEPIE  2 weeks back

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

                                              • Huesan
                                                Huesan  2 weeks back

                                                Can it run fortnite?

                                                • First Last
                                                  First Last  2 weeks back

                                                  Truly astounding.

                                                  • Gustavo Medrano
                                                    Gustavo Medrano  2 weeks back

                                                    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...

                                                    • Hanz Fox
                                                      Hanz Fox  4 days back

                                                      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.

                                                  • Ruben Vatle
                                                    Ruben Vatle  2 weeks back

                                                    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 :)

                                                    • Enkhe Bathsaihan
                                                      Enkhe Bathsaihan  2 weeks back

                                                      Let's hit the Cinebench.

                                                      • CranJo Games
                                                        CranJo Games  2 weeks back

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

                                                        • Enrique Berrios
                                                          Enrique Berrios  2 weeks back

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

                                                          • King
                                                            King  2 weeks back

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

                                                            • rashaunny
                                                              rashaunny  2 weeks back

                                                              Luke Tali is so great wow so much charisma

                                                              • Charles Cavatoni
                                                                Charles Cavatoni  2 weeks back

                                                                Linus Rocket Tips

                                                                • UltraMind
                                                                  UltraMind  2 weeks back


                                                                  • The Indecisive Hobbyist

                                                                    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.

                                                                    • Calvin Giddens
                                                                      Calvin Giddens  2 weeks back

                                                                      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.

                                                                      • felix mendez
                                                                        felix mendez  2 weeks back

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

                                                                        • zach
                                                                          zach  2 weeks back


                                                                      • Mauricio Aceves
                                                                        Mauricio Aceves  2 weeks back

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

                                                                        • mac berry
                                                                          mac berry  2 weeks back

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

                                                                          • Niels Nauta
                                                                            Niels Nauta  2 weeks back

                                                                            So one arduino is enough

                                                                            • allthesevens
                                                                              allthesevens  2 weeks back

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

                                                                              • Kyle Gruber
                                                                                Kyle Gruber  2 weeks back

                                                                                Guys, imagine if Linus dropped it.

                                                                                • drekfletch
                                                                                  drekfletch  2 weeks back

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

                                                                                  • Fireblaze x
                                                                                    Fireblaze x  2 weeks back

                                                                                    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

                                                                                    • Ben Bachmann
                                                                                      Ben Bachmann  2 weeks back

                                                                                      Here's the other video for those looking

                                                                                      • John Manderson
                                                                                        John Manderson  2 weeks back

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

                                                                                        • Anduril
                                                                                          Anduril  2 weeks back

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

                                                                                          • Sahil Singh
                                                                                            Sahil Singh  2 weeks back

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