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

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  • SmarterEveryDay
    SmarterEveryDay 5 months ago +6349

    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!

    • Erik
      Erik Day ago

      I have a question, you are most likely able to answer. And I'm sure you've heard this question a few times.
      What happens to the parts of the rocket, that detach. I think this video some what explains, when he said the computer system sends it around the sun, or crashes it into the moon.
      Do each of these detach parts controlled by a computer system, sending them off into space, or back to earth?

    • SpottyHickory 63
      SpottyHickory 63 Day ago

      SmarterEveryDay do you ever laugh at people who say ‘it’s [blank], bot rocket science”

    • The7Dark
      The7Dark 2 months ago

      Sweet home alabama

    • JustWasted3HoursHere
      JustWasted3HoursHere 4 months ago

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

    • Norwegian Smores
      Norwegian Smores 4 months ago

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

  • DynamicSun
    DynamicSun Day ago

    the other side of that hammer :-D

  • DynamicSun
    DynamicSun Day ago

    the other side of that hammer :-D

  • colossalbreacker
    colossalbreacker 5 days ago

    I was waiting for linus to drop it

  • Faisal Nahid
    Faisal Nahid 7 days ago

    Go to the moon.

  • Don P
    Don P 9 days ago

    I watched all 3 videos, what a great overview of computing of the time, really brought back my early days learning electronics in the Navy.

  • Mini tomate
    Mini tomate 15 days ago +1

    Saturn V Rocket: So this is the cooling system.
    Linus: **Geek noises intensifies**

  • Hilman Sudirman
    Hilman Sudirman 16 days ago

    Wow, a hand woven RAM....such a stedy hands that the asembler have. Those RAM have more value than the current RAM that we used today. if only the US give yet another funding to NASA to be at least create some moon base with the current computer tech, that would be awesome.

  • Gerardo Velazquez
    Gerardo Velazquez 16 days ago

    so..... that mean i have more computing power wrap at my wrist, than those guys had flying on that multi-million dolar gigantic bomb(controled to not explode)??? well.....fuck..... talk about balls of steel

  • iSander
    iSander 17 days ago

    Finnally, a Computer "Nerd" talking about Rockets

  • Yume Sekai
    Yume Sekai 19 days ago

    It will take 71429 of those to make 14kb core memory to make 2gb of memory. I have no idea how much power it would take if you run windows on that

  • Draugor
    Draugor 22 days ago

    Like a goddamn kid at christmas xD

  • Mindseas
    Mindseas 26 days ago

    Great video, love these collabs!

  • Lenny
    Lenny 27 days ago

    Where is the rgb ??!!

  • Brandon
    Brandon Month ago

    Why does the thing in the back look like a echo dot 6:05

  • BeastMaster
    BeastMaster Month ago +1

    At least Linus didn't drop it

  • Tomas Roggero
    Tomas Roggero Month ago

    No RGB? Really? What was that Luke guy thinking in his twenties??!

  • starbomber
    starbomber Month ago

    It's amazing, I work on aircraft and I have seen those EXACT SAME CANNON PLUGS in my systems that I work on. Granted now they're mostly self locking, but I have seen ones you have to secure with wire as well. The technology has advanced and we use fewer wires but the connectors don't change much even after 50 years.

  • cheese
    cheese Month ago

    so advanced, yet so ghetto

  • ManCraft
    ManCraft 2 months ago

    No rgb?

  • deadpool
    deadpool 2 months ago

    if u believe in such thing..says linus while making video of the rocket that did it they say🤣🤣🤣🤣

  • Nephron Pie
    Nephron Pie 2 months ago

    How do I play Minecraft on this?

  • 4TheRecord
    4TheRecord 2 months ago

    Can it run CSGO?

  • Dinesh Rajan
    Dinesh Rajan 2 months ago

    Can this run crysis?

  • Don A
    Don A 2 months ago

    I LOVE Huntsville!!

  • Hieuoy
    Hieuoy 2 months ago

    I’m going there next September through the school space program

  • Deathors
    Deathors 2 months ago

    Ok, can rocket run pong?

  • All Things M3
    All Things M3 2 months ago

    If you wanna see inside the chips in the module look up Fran lab and eevblog they passed around a module that they took apart to show how they work and methods used in those elections is like no other stuff I have seen. I have been messing with electronics all my life 44 years and am an electrical engineer. Great video by the way. Keep it up.

  • Puro
    Puro 2 months ago

    Linus, you really need to do something about your OCD about touching your phone all the time.
    6:46 6:55 - That's just two examples within 10 seconds, he does it maybe 50 times per video.

  • Mighty Saturn 5
    Mighty Saturn 5 2 months ago

    wow...such a great job breaking it down, really well done

  • Sprink Hole
    Sprink Hole 3 months ago

    Are those held on with... PEG BOARD?!

  • Isaac James Tea
    Isaac James Tea 3 months ago

    But can it run Crysis? Never gets old!

  • Saltiboii
    Saltiboii 3 months ago

    can it play doom ?

  • Don Jones
    Don Jones 3 months ago

    Linux a flat earther XD

  • niel mananquil
    niel mananquil 3 months ago

    Why you need to say" if you believe in this sort of thing"? are you saying that those solders are made yesterday? could be though and i think that actual parts are not from 60's, theres no even aging signs on those boards ang solders. and copperwire should turn to green that old.

  • Boxzapp
    Boxzapp 3 months ago

    that's 114.6 KB of memory for the curious.

  • Genusary
    Genusary 3 months ago

    Subbed from Destin thanks for helpin my boy with his data hoarding problem!

  • Mike O'Quin
    Mike O'Quin 3 months ago

    Used to work on computers with core memory. I loved working with it verses ram. Load your program and run, turn off power, then turn on power and run again not having to reload.

  • Kengur
    Kengur 3 months ago +1

    So Saturn V was litteraly SWEATING??

  • Aubinator
    Aubinator 3 months ago +1

    I lost it when Linus mentioned, "...It has been that long since humans first walked on the moon, if you believe in that sort of thing...(long pause)... which you should." XD

  • PKS
    PKS 3 months ago +1

    Apart from all other stupid times, I think actually this is the right time to ask this question ::

    But Can It Run Crysis ??

  • Eddy Yaeji
    Eddy Yaeji 3 months ago

    I wonder how many years will it take to make a quantum smartphone. I know the quantum computer has a massive cooling system. But if we look back in history; A computer that had almost the same power and capacity as a the original PlayStation was the size of your average US middle-school. Just the 2mb of Ram in the original Playstation is 512x more than Apollo's Guidance computer. So will it be 50 years? Or maybe 20?

  • Nabil Essadiki
    Nabil Essadiki 3 months ago

    Stop fooling people nasa's parrot liar

  • Zombie Hyperdrive
    Zombie Hyperdrive 3 months ago

    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 4 months ago

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

  • hex1c
    hex1c 4 months ago +1

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

  • Anthony Efx
    Anthony Efx 4 months ago

    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 4 months ago

    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 4 months ago

    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.

  • just a bloke wokin and playing

    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 4 months ago

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

  • Noodle Boi
    Noodle Boi 4 months ago

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

  • Fouren
    Fouren 4 months ago

    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 4 months ago

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

  • lynchmob72
    lynchmob72 4 months ago

    Yes, but how many FPS does it get?

  • Jessica Germain
    Jessica Germain 4 months ago +1

    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 4 months ago

    A cooling system that dissipates 9000w?!

  • ChuckFromPoland
    ChuckFromPoland 4 months ago

    No RGB? meh...

  • Jim's videos
    Jim's videos 4 months ago

    The hand-laced wire bundles though

  • James Anderson
    James Anderson 4 months ago

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