How the Inventor of the Rubik’s Cube Cracked His Own Code

  • Опубликовано: 10 окт 2017
  • Since the 1980s, the Rubik’s Cube has captivated the minds of puzzle solvers around the globe. But how did one of the world’s most addictive and prolific puzzles come to be? It all began in the beautiful city of Budapest, in the beautiful mind of Ernő Rubik, a design and architecture lecturer looking for a tactile way to teach his students about three-dimensional space. But the story’s real “twist” came when the creator had to engineer a solution to his self-made conundrum. Think you have what it takes to crack the code? Take it up with the master himself.
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Комментарии • 2 734

  • Whoever's reading this is gay
    Whoever's reading this is gay 2 дня назад

    *What is this sorcery?*

  • electric_hiccup 707
    electric_hiccup 707 2 дня назад

    Ew he uses rubiks brand
    How do you think he feels having the patent for the worst cubes?

  • Hacker 111
    Hacker 111 3 дня назад

    Hi I am going to hack you after 20 years

  • TJ436
    TJ436 3 дня назад

    Now people brag about completing them. Hmmmmmm. WHY

  • Fredbear Fazbear
    Fredbear Fazbear 3 дня назад

    Imagine solving all 14 quintillion ways

  • Partha De
    Partha De 3 дня назад

    sub 10 LIKE

    ME- CUBER 4 дня назад

    Intelligent man

  • Piyush Palariya
    Piyush Palariya 5 дней назад


  • LobsterProductions
    LobsterProductions 5 дней назад

    Is it just me or does anyone think it’s weird it was just invented by a guy

  • P ZI
    P ZI 6 дней назад

    Legyél büszke magadra Ernő :)

  • Mayank Sharma
    Mayank Sharma 6 дней назад

    But how did he crack the code tho ?

  • Maritia Pollard
    Maritia Pollard 7 дней назад

    Ya know how I solve it?

    I don't
    Thank you ill be here all week
    ... Or just until the video ends.
    \( *_*) /

  • Simsimguy .1
    Simsimguy .1 8 дней назад

    That’s fake I invented them

  • Roger Curley
    Roger Curley 9 дней назад +1

    I hope he died a horrible death

  • Whiskast
    Whiskast 9 дней назад

    any hungarian niggas out here?

  • Pro to Games
    Pro to Games 14 дней назад

    0:32 illuminati confirmed

  • ItYoBoiXxGameSxX GameS
    ItYoBoiXxGameSxX GameS 16 дней назад

    I love how they show and explain the things they invented.

  • Frədfæz Nightmare
    Frədfæz Nightmare 16 дней назад

    How did Ernő crack his own code

  • Lizo Sampson
    Lizo Sampson 17 дней назад +2

    Wow a U3 and not a U’

  • Fauzan Adli
    Fauzan Adli 17 дней назад

    like Allah always said, " there is no problems is unsolved "

  • Julio
    Julio 17 дней назад +1

    I know a cheat code. Twist a corner cube and take it out. Then just take everything out and put it back

  • unbeatablegaming
    unbeatablegaming 20 дней назад

    Considering that I am not a rubiks cube person i got a 4x4 cube yesterday, coinsedentely from the same person that is my dads best freind from a comment i posted on a video by this channel about the man who beat pac-man. (Like my comment if you see it on the other video plz 🙃

  • shurli muhname
    shurli muhname 21 день назад

    soooo he's the guy who made me think hard in my entire life and I still couldn't solve it...

  • Trippy ghost
    Trippy ghost 22 дня назад

    No there are 437 ways I made it way before him

  • KK Singh
    KK Singh 22 дня назад

    Imagine if he makes a new rubix cube but when he tries to solve it ...
    It cant solve

  • No BadDays
    No BadDays 23 дня назад

    Im a hungaryon

  • Erno Rubik
    Erno Rubik 23 дня назад

    I did invent the Rubik’s Cube!!

  • Cooper Ohlson
    Cooper Ohlson 24 дня назад

    Where the ratt pack at

  • Bill Cipher
    Bill Cipher 24 дня назад

    he only invented the rubiks brand one theres a bunch of others just search on youtube "cubing videos" youll find a bunch of channels with a bunch of different types from different companies theres a megaminx a pyraminx (a pyramid) a 2x2 a 4x4 a fucking 33x33 a 1x1 (just one block. you cant scramble or solve it) a 0x0 but nobody has it because theres *nothing* to it (it doesnt exist) and a ton more

  • Jason Smith
    Jason Smith 25 дней назад

    awesome speak from a true genius. glad to know he still walks the Earth with us.

  • Garras Porgratix
    Garras Porgratix 25 дней назад

    Too bad the Rubik brand cubes are such shit. Being that they are rachety, you cant do speedcubing on them at all. Not even lubing them helps because it doesnt smooth out the internals that are made like a fine heirloom Yugo. It is sad that we can say some of the best stuff cubewise comes from China like one can say the best electronics come from Japan. Rubik brand cubes are like a last minute thoughtless gift you get for a child from the drugstore when you realise half way to the party that you didnt buy anything and toys r us is nomore.

  • Bin_weevils vevo
    Bin_weevils vevo 26 дней назад

    Hungarian pride

  • noufal mp
    noufal mp 28 дней назад


  • Itz Carl
    Itz Carl 28 дней назад

    Aye people in the comments! Budapest! Get it? Because it sounds like I’m saying you da best?

  • Alexandru von Carstein Zarovich Cantacuzino

    I used more...medieval techniques...

  • SlowCuber
    SlowCuber 29 дней назад

    1:31 .................. why U3?

    100 SUBS WITH NO VIDEOS 29 дней назад +1

    1:31 cubers cringe!

  • eojd
    eojd Месяц назад

    Anyone else used to have the sticker ones and removed them to cheat ?

  • Raiyan Tyrone
    Raiyan Tyrone Месяц назад

    Why does he remind me of Sheldon Cooper?

  • DoPe BOii
    DoPe BOii Месяц назад

    He looks like the guy from the big bang show

  • Anime Clips
    Anime Clips Месяц назад

    Thank you Sir

  • Stevielok Lua
    Stevielok Lua Месяц назад

    In the thumb nail it is all solved but there is a Orange piece in the blue

  • ewkylie
    ewkylie Месяц назад

    quintillion? you barely see trillions these days lmao

  • JUstErik
    JUstErik Месяц назад

    Ello from Hungary!

  • Brads Mysterious Science
    Brads Mysterious Science Месяц назад

    2:53 😆😊😆😆😆😆😆

  • Ridho Mahfudz
    Ridho Mahfudz Месяц назад

    I just can't crack your code ~~

  • Fisted Jerry
    Fisted Jerry Месяц назад

    I just rearrange the stickers😂

  • Aishi Veen
    Aishi Veen Месяц назад

    God that thing was hard and only able to get one the whole colour!

  • Cloudy fox
    Cloudy fox Месяц назад

    Sml solved it

  • karsopl
    karsopl Месяц назад

    2:16 did i just got rickrolled?

    HAMZA LABBAALLI Месяц назад

    My name Hamza and I like this chennel

  • Mr Midee
    Mr Midee Месяц назад

    I bought one in 2013
    It still isn’t finished

  • Tahsib Faiyaz
    Tahsib Faiyaz Месяц назад


  • Rahul Pillai
    Rahul Pillai Месяц назад

    The title of this video is so misleading, you may as well have said he found the fastest way to solve it.

  • Jake Shannon
    Jake Shannon Месяц назад

    The legend

  • BG Cubes
    BG Cubes Месяц назад

    Why is it that people only give erno credit even though the 2x2 and pyraminx were invented 4 years before, and the 2x2 was patented 2 years before the 3x3 was invented

  • AnArtists Touch
    AnArtists Touch Месяц назад

    I can solve it in 10 seconds

  • BlasphemyIsMe
    BlasphemyIsMe Месяц назад

    Oh the inventor's still alive? I thought the Rubik's cube was invented 10,000 years ago

  • bo william
    bo william Месяц назад

    2:17. priceless

  • Peniel Grefalda
    Peniel Grefalda Месяц назад +1

    I guess...

    he found the wei

    • Lizo Sampson
      Lizo Sampson 17 дней назад

      Peniel Grefalda this was made in June... stop

  • Ren Strider
    Ren Strider Месяц назад

    I always thought Rubik’s Cube was invented by a woman. Feels like the Mandela Effect

  • Emely Rivas
    Emely Rivas Месяц назад

    I always thought it was Rubix Cube 🤷🏻‍♀️

  • Pan_keczup
    Pan_keczup Месяц назад

    When I was watching this ive get sub 30 xD

  • srksii
    srksii Месяц назад

    When I was young, I had that cube, and I found pattern to solve it. Now, kill me if I remember how I did it :)

  • Noriel Sylvire
    Noriel Sylvire Месяц назад

    Now there are some crazy cubes out there that deform themselves and so

  • Xtreme gaming
    Xtreme gaming Месяц назад

    Who is watching this while solving a cube

  • Lewys Cousins
    Lewys Cousins Месяц назад

    I can't believe he is still alive!! I wonder if he ever goes to competitions and watches these people solve it in 4 seconds XD

  • Mitch Martinez
    Mitch Martinez Месяц назад

    It’s loss

  • Dot
    Dot Месяц назад

    Why does it do a U3 instead of a U’

  • lil sxb
    lil sxb Месяц назад

    Not that it's relevant or anything but i was able to solve the first two layers of a rubiks cube in 1 month without any videos or help whatsoever

  • Mochiberry
    Mochiberry Месяц назад

    My grandma knows him :)
    And I am Hungarian and living in Budapest :>

  • Cam Life Stories
    Cam Life Stories Месяц назад

    Now, we need to know who made CFOP

  • CreeperPlays
    CreeperPlays Месяц назад

    There are 27 small cubes

  • new and different
    new and different Месяц назад

    wow amazing
    amazing mirror cube pattern :- #newanddifferent

  • Children team TV
    Children team TV Месяц назад +1

    Erno Rubik was a great man .

  • I Only Drink Tae Tea
    I Only Drink Tae Tea Месяц назад

    My classmate bought it on the way to school & solved it in 40 of our one class.

  • exe.
    exe. Месяц назад

    Did u rubiks cube is "MADE IN CHINA" ¿¿¿

  • Non
    Non Месяц назад

    26 cubes

    • Bryan Eng
      Bryan Eng 20 дней назад

      Non There is only 26 visible pieces. The middle is replaced by a core

  • XxMemekipxX last name
    XxMemekipxX last name Месяц назад

    1:04 i dont remember smoking dmt

  • Justin Y.
    Justin Y. Месяц назад

    I had to make a presentation about him. Great guy!

  • Rob & B
    Rob & B 2 месяца назад

    Only solved it once in my life but it took me weeks of studying some algorithms and frustration to finally do it and i havent touched one since

  • Clawson 17
    Clawson 17 2 месяца назад

    0:01 like I haven’t heard that on ever Rubik’s cube vid

  • _ TheBigPig _
    _ TheBigPig _ 2 месяца назад

    Why did they do a U3 instead of U’ aka U inverted.

  • dave van tatenhove
    dave van tatenhove 2 месяца назад

    I did the same thing. I cracked the code with no help. It took me two months to do that.

  • YokohamaMadridSeville BrusselsOsakaJohannesburgGuam

    0:46 I thought he said “Gucci Gang.” Lol

  • Jarno Datema
    Jarno Datema 2 месяца назад

    Wait, 34 quintillion? How?

  • K M
    K M 2 месяца назад


    • K M
      K M 2 месяца назад


  • Brownie & Rose animations
    Brownie & Rose animations 2 месяца назад

    He's so inspirational

  • Amann Simha
    Amann Simha 2 месяца назад

    Kids be solving them in 35 seconds then

    Now we be doing it in 2 seconds


  • Millie Elizabeth11
    Millie Elizabeth11 2 месяца назад

    Hats of to him. I am a 13 year old girl and I still use mine.

  • kim agad
    kim agad 2 месяца назад

    Thank you erno rubik

  • Isaiah Mackie
    Isaiah Mackie 2 месяца назад

    Actually there is 43252003274489856000

  • LemonFlavor Ducky
    LemonFlavor Ducky 2 месяца назад

    Non fake it worked

  • Amaya Kulessa
    Amaya Kulessa 2 месяца назад

    Löded Diaper

  • hatchedimp42
    hatchedimp42 2 месяца назад

    Who else can solve a cube in 30 seconds

  • Zeka Küpü Gt
    Zeka Küpü Gt 2 месяца назад +1

    Do not click read more;)

    Well this will be a long journey...

    This rubix's cube thingy is awesome!

    By the way you are not even close

    Alooooooooooooooot more:/

    Are you still going?!?!?!

    Well if you are... GOOD LUCK;)

    Nope still not

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    Still not even close...

    Stopped? Are you done?

    Well you are just a bit closer:/

    Ok ok 76% close;)

    Btw you are 2% closer now...
    Ok I'm just gonna make this quicker and make 60% closer. So that means that you are 14% away from the end;)











    0.2% away!

    Wow! You made it!!!!!!!

  • Whoever's reading this is gay
    Whoever's reading this is gay 2 месяца назад

    Correction: 27 small cubes

  • Wren Jones
    Wren Jones 2 месяца назад

    The Rubiks Cube helped me recover from a nasty head injury. I take one everywhere I go. Now my 2 year old Son has his vey own little cube and can solve it if I mix it up in a basic way. A brilliant invention.

  • Wren Jones
    Wren Jones 2 месяца назад

    Title of this Video should read "How long it took him to solve the cube" not HOW he solved it.

  • Logic Λόγος
    Logic Λόγος 2 месяца назад

    Great video/very misleading title.
    "Cat poops in toilet" is a ridiculous video, (but it delivers what it promises.)