My New 'Crystal Cave Temple' Terrarium for Ants | The Golden Empire

This is one of the coolest terrariums I've ever built for my pet ants! A brand new crystal cave temple-themed terrarium has joined the Antiverse (our Ant Room), and it is destined to become the future home for the Golden Empire, my pet supercolony of yellow crazy ants. This complex terrarium build was created specifically for the Golden Empire, and features a rocks, plants, crystals, and a slew of pretty awesome technology never tried before on this channel. Hope you guys enjoy this new terrarium. What should we call it? Ant love forever! This video was shot in 4K Ultra HD resolution.

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  • AntsCanada
    AntsCanadaVor 5 Monate

    Greetings Ant Lovers/AC Family, thanks for watching today! If you enjoyed today's episode hope you remember to leave a LIKE, SHARE the video, and SUBSCRIBE (hit the BELL and select ALL) if you haven't yet. So what should we call these new mystical ant territories which the Golden Empire shall be moving into?

  • Derrick M

    Derrick M

    Vor 10 Tage

    Dont know if there is a water beast yet for this tank but a gourami would be perfect

  • MERG BIG FAN Chery

    MERG BIG FAN Chery

    Vor 2 Monate

    Grystal cove

  • Kirk adriane R. Estudillo

    Kirk adriane R. Estudillo

    Vor 3 Monate

    The temple of the mines

  • Stevies_Remote


    Vor 4 Monate

    Anubis island

  • Viola Barattini

    Viola Barattini

    Vor 5 Monate

    The goleden temple!

  • ReichTangle
    ReichTangleVor Tag

    Maybe you could put tiny crushed up bits of fool's gold in some places?

  • Galaxy
    GalaxyVor Tag

    Amethyst doesn’t get toxic 💀

  • Cassandra Mattison
    Cassandra MattisonVor 3 Tage

    You should name it the Crystal Kingdom

  • donald dozich
    donald dozichVor 3 Tage

    I just found my first queen! but she had her wings I just tried to gently brush her out of my house. she just came in through my patio door you really can find queens anywhere. Crazy how 2 weeks ago I would have just thought it was a flying ant lol

  • Geddy Toth
    Geddy TothVor 5 Tage

    Name suggestion: The Crystal Caverns!

  • Faker Playmaker
    Faker PlaymakerVor 10 Tage

    *What you have created is actually SICK 100 000 0$*

  • Alec Roberts
    Alec RobertsVor 12 Tage

    The Crystals remind of the diamonds on the movie "Congo"

  • Pia Schaelicke
    Pia SchaelickeVor 12 Tage

    I love that there is advertisement for an ants game where you are leveling up your ants xD

  • Minecraft Madison
    Minecraft MadisonVor 13 Tage

    The Crystal Pyramids

  • Cirilo Payot
    Cirilo PayotVor 20 Tage

    I like it 👌

  • GhostFace
    GhostFaceVor 21 Tag

    Camp Crystal Caves

  • Ellie Wang
    Ellie WangVor 29 Tage

    the crystal cave

  • Strata
    StrataVor Monat

    the lights in the crystal really push it from a 10/10 to a 12/10

  • bigfil1981
    bigfil1981Vor Monat

    Film Pitch, Corona Virus kills all Humans. The Golden Empire and the House Keeper take over the world .

  • Tee Nguyen
    Tee NguyenVor Monat


  • Jeremy Lavender
    Jeremy LavenderVor Monat

    They could be the incan ruins

  • Alex Mcintosh
    Alex McintoshVor Monat

    The crystal gardens or the crystal caves would be cool names

  • Sasha Saitanya
    Sasha SaitanyaVor Monat

    Wait, won't the ants just take the dirt and stack it up against the glass to escape? 😨

  • Sasha Saitanya
    Sasha SaitanyaVor Monat

    I bet you he's seen A Bug's Life. 😏

  • OofmeWaffles
    OofmeWafflesVor Monat

    Why don't you call the crystal cave the * Crystal Creek * because there's water underneath it and there's crystals in the caves

  • Celocia Nathan lennart
    Celocia Nathan lennartVor 2 Monate

    The crystal light show is not perfect

  • Spoomf The Immortal
    Spoomf The ImmortalVor 2 Monate

    10:24 first thought that crossed my mind was "lego rock raiders" and i love you for that nostalgia trip!

  • Alex Hakala
    Alex HakalaVor 2 Monate

    Put a axolotl in the pool

  • Hi
    HiVor 2 Monate

    My favorite terrarium of all time like wow this hits my aesthetic perfectly 😮

  • ۵Vixen۵
    ۵Vixen۵Vor 2 Monate

    Wow, this is my favorite video! ❤ I AM BLOWN AWAY!

  • Unbid Muffin
    Unbid MuffinVor 2 Monate

    The Aztec empire😊

  • Fernando Fernandez
    Fernando FernandezVor 2 Monate


  • Blink
    BlinkVor 2 Monate


  • Glitch
    GlitchVor 3 Monate

    I think that is one of the coolest places he has made

  • JRG
    JRGVor 3 Monate

    How about we name it "Hallownest"? It's the name of a fictional insect civilization which also has crystal peaks, foggy canyons, green paths, and a city in the middle with perpetual rain.

  • slumqueengorgo
    slumqueengorgoVor 3 Monate

    it looks like a level from Ori or even Dark Souls. absolutely incredible.

  • Ethiridos
    EthiridosVor 3 Monate

    Congrats on building such an amazing terrarium. It's ethereal, mystical and overall beautiful! I am sure the ants will love their new home. Name suggestion: The Mithril Grotto

  • 3lia03
    3lia03Vor 3 Monate

    That looks sooooooo epic

  • Alicia Nicole
    Alicia NicoleVor 3 Monate

    i think the new water beast should be an axoloti

  • Leyte Parole and Probation Office
    Leyte Parole and Probation OfficeVor 3 Monate

    Call it the Narnian Chronicles ? Cause its like the chronicles ofnarnia and (too many reasons so nvm to explain)...

  • Calliey Boo
    Calliey BooVor 3 Monate

    I'm very late, but I'd call it crystal Caverns

  • Hjalmar T
    Hjalmar TVor 3 Monate

    You can put some slugs in the water

  • Luffy Luffy
    Luffy LuffyVor 3 Monate

    how to be an ant? HAHAHA

    DEMON PLAYZVor 3 Monate

    This setup might go well with "formicarium crystallis" crystallis is Latin i think

  • Ethan Ha
    Ethan HaVor 3 Monate

    Well if there is not gonna be light I think it should be the shadow caves

  • Ethan Ha

    Ethan Ha

    Vor 3 Monate

    At this

  • Ethan Ha

    Ethan Ha

    Vor 3 Monate

    I’m bad

  • Ethan Ha

    Ethan Ha

    Vor 3 Monate

    Or actually you can make a sword and put it on top of the mountain so it could be called the golden sword

  • Ethan Ha

    Ethan Ha

    Vor 3 Monate

    Or like not a lot of light

  • Jay Giz
    Jay GizVor 3 Monate

    I wonte it to be collide the castle cavs

  • RiptideTheProtogen
    RiptideTheProtogenVor 3 Monate

    I say The Golden Temple because they are called The Golden Empire

  • GGG beat Canelo
    GGG beat CaneloVor 3 Monate

    One day you should have an enclosure that goes in a semi circle around you.. Or one large enough that the water beast could be a koi fish 😂

  • Neonz AxolotlGP
    Neonz AxolotlGPVor 3 Monate

    im sorry but s a c r i f i c e t a b l e ?

  • brianher67
    brianher67Vor 3 Monate

    Anyone said hotel? Well lets get the best room.... :D

  • Ashen Lovely
    Ashen LovelyVor 3 Monate

    So dope!

  • StreetHobo
    StreetHoboVor 3 Monate

    "The glimmering caverns" is my idea of a name

  • Joseph Chapman
    Joseph ChapmanVor 3 Monate

    It would be awesome if you set up a live stream so we could get mesmerized by the ant colony at any time! There is a channel called "joe did it" that has a chicken cam!

  • Logan Meadows
    Logan MeadowsVor 3 Monate

    Swear the tank set ups keep on bringing me back

  • MeesL
    MeesLVor 3 Monate


  • Eli Brooks
    Eli BrooksVor 3 Monate

    this seriously reminded me of the movie Antz when you did the light show

  • tamati ormsby
    tamati ormsbyVor 3 Monate


  • Larissa Nuñez-Hill
    Larissa Nuñez-HillVor 3 Monate

    Quartz Crystals would also work if someone wants to do this

  • Fizzcore
    FizzcoreVor 3 Monate

    Can you add a spidercrab to the little lake?

  • syednusrath001
    syednusrath001Vor 3 Monate

    Name for habitat: the golden temple

  • nayar drish
    nayar drishVor 3 Monate

    Keep up good work

  • Jacob Hannifin
    Jacob HannifinVor 3 Monate

    Erebor (the lonely mountain)

  • Zaterran Wraith
    Zaterran WraithVor 3 Monate

    A lovely beta fish would be cool, I feel bad seeing betas in a cup

  • A M
    A MVor 3 Monate

    Amber rocks for the terrarium illuminated in UV. I'll use that myself.

  • John carl Pojas
    John carl PojasVor 3 Monate

    The golden crystal colony 😁😁

  • andy 47
    andy 47Vor 3 Monate

    8:58 a mouse

  • KittySenpai 73
    KittySenpai 73Vor 3 Monate

    When ants live a better life than u

  • Cam C
    Cam CVor 3 Monate

    Depending on how many gallons....maybe a pea puffer

  • Trick Tastick
    Trick TastickVor 3 Monate

    Him:what water beast should we have? Me:h o w b o u t a s h a r k

  • Nathan Chapa
    Nathan ChapaVor 3 Monate

    The Land Of Lightning sounds cool to me

  • bjboss 111
    bjboss 111Vor 3 Monate

    2:54 Wait.... that's the kerbal space program music for achieving orbit in the background... well now we know where he gets his music :)

  • Reian Allego
    Reian AllegoVor 3 Monate


  • Reian Allego
    Reian AllegoVor 3 Monate

    Nature: humanitys cruel Ants: oh grate human gods pls give us our food Humans: shur Ants: yaaay

  • main lined
    main linedVor 4 Monate

    great water beast would be an archer fish may cause some golden empire casualties but would be intreasted in seeing the interactions

  • TheFoxandTheRabbit
    TheFoxandTheRabbitVor 4 Monate

    Crystals in the Mist Ant Empire

  • Dexter John Pangilinan
    Dexter John PangilinanVor 4 Monate

    Atlantis for me. The lost city

  • bensive
    bensiveVor 4 Monate

    The pool is pretty safe I must say

  • Guillem Bossacoma
    Guillem BossacomaVor 4 Monate

    “The golden Gates “

  • Me Smile
    Me SmileVor 4 Monate

    Nerrrrrd!!! Jk I'm a nerd too

  • Ant Hunter
    Ant HunterVor 4 Monate

    It should be called the gold lands

  • Jayden
    JaydenVor 4 Monate

    No definitely saw this one too. I watched on my 4K tv because I switched my monitor to 1080P for a couple games I was playing. Gotta make up dem likes!

  • Rainydazs 21
    Rainydazs 21Vor 4 Monate

    Name it the fallen temple

  • ghouljoe x
    ghouljoe xVor 4 Monate

    Sea monkeys

  • saritha chikyala
    saritha chikyalaVor 4 Monate

    I think you should add a bunch of fish AND a blue crayfish so it will be a much better population control

  • A. Krehmer
    A. KrehmerVor 4 Monate

    a beta fish should be the water beast

  • Gotta SayIt
    Gotta SayItVor 4 Monate

    αddíng α rσpє fíѕh tσ thє gσldєn єmpírє pσσl wσuld вє αwѕum. thєч'rє cαrnívσrєѕ αnd wσuld fít ín wíth thє tєmplє/ruínѕ thєmє. thєч lσσk kíndα líkє drαgσnѕ.

  • The advance poo Poo
    The advance poo PooVor 4 Monate

    Crystal isle because Crystal And island

  • Monke • 300 A.D.
    Monke • 300 A.D.Vor 4 Monate

    I know I’m late but I think it should have been called “El Derado” the city of gold

  • Sheila Walker
    Sheila WalkerVor 4 Monate

    Name: Formitopia

  • Ducky Doom
    Ducky DoomVor 4 Monate

    What about like goldeneye lands

  • Wendy H.
    Wendy H.Vor 4 Monate

    I would love to live there

  • Woah What Is This
    Woah What Is ThisVor 4 Monate

    Ants Canada with a fatass budget is unstoppable

  • tea cupz.
    tea cupz.Vor 4 Monate

    Try "Crystal Kingdom" it has a nice ring to it ;)

  • Mr S
    Mr SVor 4 Monate

    Aye Mickey ,I gotta question ,wouldent the light generate heat? Causing like the ants to move out and go to other spaces? Or am I wrong?

  • Mr S
    Mr SVor 4 Monate

    Great world play ma dude

  • Cogwheel safehouse
    Cogwheel safehouseVor 4 Monate

    Krystillium cryo

  • Baby German
    Baby GermanVor 4 Monate

    What happened to the blue crayfish

  • Taavi Vainionpaa
    Taavi VainionpaaVor 4 Monate

    I found this channel about the same time as the golden empire so they are so precious. I think a good name could be "The crystal temples"

  • Lady Mak
    Lady MakVor 4 Monate

    name it the Crystal Coves

  • Eros Holden
    Eros HoldenVor 4 Monate

    I love your videos

  • Eros Holden
    Eros HoldenVor 4 Monate

    What should I get a snake or ant or both?

  • Parkerwasfound
    ParkerwasfoundVor 4 Monate

    Crystal cove I think would be a great name

  • SonicSpider
    SonicSpiderVor 4 Monate

    What about the Dungeons of Shintaro

  • Reece Foster
    Reece FosterVor 4 Monate

    put a fish