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Published Apr 11 2019

Marvel has kept the secrets of Avengers: Endgame close to the chest, but that hasn't stopped fans from speculating how Earth's Mightiest Heroes will defeat the all powerful Thanos. Possibly the most bizarre theory comes from a popular internet meme, which suggests the ultimate way to bring down the Mad Titan is to have Ant-Man sneak his way into Thanos' backside and explode out of him like a big purple balloon. As absurd and humorous as it may seem, could this plan actually work? Kyle enters the quantum realm to find out just how worried Thanos should be in this week's Because Science!

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RUPTURE OF THE COLON CAUSE BY COMPRESSED AIR: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4779930/
SURVIVAL AFTER INTESTINAL PERFORATION: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4254828/
NORMAL COLON WALL THICKNESS: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11801911
TENSILE PROPERTIES OF THE RECTAL AND SIGMOID COLON: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25977885
CYLINDER STRESS: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cylinder_stress#Thin-walled_assumption
STRESS IN SPHERICAL VESSEL: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/ptens3.html
ALL THE CARS USED IN ANT-MAN AND THE WASP: https://www.imcdb.org/m5095030.html