A New History for Humanity – The Human Era

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    A New History for Humanity – The Human Era

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    • Alexandre Sauze
      Alexandre Sauze  1 weeks back

      Pretty good video. Just one little thing, Mexico is not part of South America, so the Olmecs actually emerged from North America.

    • Kelvin Broder
      Kelvin Broder  2 months back

      I wanted to say that Kuzgesagt has become one of my favorite channels. I still remember the first video of yours I watched, Bacteriophages. I thought what an odd style but quickly fell in love with the format. Easily, one of the best discoveries on YouTube.

    • htenkable p
      htenkable p  2 months back

      where are the sources for this video?

    • Daniel
      Daniel  2 months back

      Wish the calendar was still in stock. You got to make more next time

    • ECS
      ECS  2 months back

      @Ivanchu With this logic yes

  • Austin Bryan
    Austin Bryan  22 hours back

    Creationists insisting the world is 6000 years old despite the evidence for it being much older and insist a global flood at 4000 thousand years despite Egypt literally existing before during and after...

    Let that sink in

    • Wael El-Dasher
      Wael El-Dasher  3 days back

      6:00 Eva fruit m total drama

      • Yis Pinto
        Yis Pinto  4 days back

        A 4ocean add popped up

        • Obay Al-raslan
          Obay Al-raslan  4 days back

          You are the most scientific channel I admire and love
          But in this video you ignored that the first first civilization in human history are the Sumerians in Mesopotamia and there have emerged the first empire (the akkadian empire)
          All the civilizations in egypt and the indus valley came after the civilization of mesopotamia.

          • Austin Bryan
            Austin Bryan  22 hours back

            No he did mention the sumerians saying they came after the first temple

        • Mr Smith
          Mr Smith  4 days back

          Beautiful video❤️

          • john madrid
            john madrid  6 days back

            I am going to watch Civilizations cinematics to further the this feeling of HFY!!!

            • MaxPower Kac
              MaxPower Kac  6 days back

              Oof who's watching this in 12019

              • Julieta Pisarello
                Julieta Pisarello  6 days back

                Jesus is the Lord. All History is of Him!

                • Ethan Crowe
                  Ethan Crowe  6 days back

                  If Jesus was a prophet then wouldn't he want his followers to embrace knowledge of times even before him?

              • bald guy with a few subscribes and no videos

                so, i was born in the year 12.000 at 12 march.

                _awesome_

                • Chilli Pepper
                  Chilli Pepper  6 days back

                  Hi from turkey (anatolia) we have a shit tone if history..

                  • Victor Baltus
                    Victor Baltus  7 days back

                    Happy 12,019 bitchesss!!

                    • A Tetris Block
                      A Tetris Block  1 weeks back

                      3:08 *Happy Clock Noises*

                      • Arsenal 247
                        Arsenal 247  1 weeks back

                        this actually makes sense to do

                        • martinpat94
                          martinpat94  1 weeks back

                          I like this idea and it would be interesting to see how history classes would change to account for this. Also do you guys have a calendar for this year or was it only for 2017

                          • Venus Mueller Dancel
                            Venus Mueller Dancel  7 days back

                            They recently made 12,019 calendars though it sold out. I guess you have to wait again!

                        • Zombiekiller Skills
                          Zombiekiller Skills  1 weeks back

                          We would be in year 1 million if it were to start by the human evolution

                          • Daryan Tabor
                            Daryan Tabor  1 weeks back

                            6:00 that little "-1" after they killed Ceasar

                            • Ibrahim Abdalla
                              Ibrahim Abdalla  1 weeks back

                              12019 anyone?

                              • Reisender Raumplaner
                                Reisender Raumplaner  1 weeks back

                                der Trojanische Vogel xD

                                • Toby Steiner
                                  Toby Steiner  1 weeks back

                                  Yeah 12,019!!!! anybody no okay

                                  • M K
                                    M K  1 weeks back

                                    Meanwhile, try to discuss science with a muslim, and your head will get chopped off!!

                                    • Super Clutch
                                      Super Clutch  1 weeks back

                                      we need a 12,020 calendarrrrrrrrrrrr

                                      • Aiden Christensen
                                        Aiden Christensen  1 weeks back

                                        Good job those people

                                        • Miriam Pagola
                                          Miriam Pagola  1 weeks back

                                          This is so beautiful I’m crying

                                          • God Santa plays
                                            God Santa plays  1 weeks back

                                            12019

                                            • MarktplaatsHD
                                              MarktplaatsHD  1 weeks back

                                              Damn

                                              • lili genetu
                                                lili genetu  1 weeks back

                                                dont you know that joshua destroyd the wall of jerico?

                                                • Zach Wilcock
                                                  Zach Wilcock  2 weeks back

                                                  Perhaps they built that temple because they knew it would be hard.

                                                  • Nishadog Nishadog
                                                    Nishadog Nishadog  2 weeks back

                                                    But you can’t mine bedrock at all! Let alone with stone tools

                                                    • Nishadog Nishadog
                                                      Nishadog Nishadog  2 weeks back

                                                      Please do not take this as anything more than a Minecraft reference, I’m not THAT stupid.

                                                  • En-Haluu Omaa-Nimee
                                                    En-Haluu Omaa-Nimee  2 weeks back

                                                    There was Xenomorh fachugger, did you spot it?

                                                    • Robert Harris
                                                      Robert Harris  2 weeks back

                                                      Our entire time system 60 seconds in a minute 60 minutes an hour 24 hours in a day 7 days a week 30 days in a month 365 days in a year, City Planning, laws, monetary system, Plumbing, all stem from Sumeria. And we still use them all to this day. Money specifically was invented as a way to control the population. Bbaaahhhhh!

                                                      • Robert Harris
                                                        Robert Harris  2 weeks back

                                                        Humans as hunter gatherers! Lol! What a hoot! This is pure fantasy! Lololo!

                                                        • danandsalt
                                                          danandsalt  2 weeks back

                                                          Wait...was that a Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared reference?

                                                          • Wazrobe
                                                            Wazrobe  2 weeks back

                                                            I wonder what year 6969 was like

                                                            • Placoderm C-Strain
                                                              Placoderm C-Strain  2 weeks back

                                                              “humans have existed for millions of years”

                                                              its actually two hundred fifty thousand years

                                                              • Valen Goksir
                                                                Valen Goksir  2 weeks back

                                                                I think he meant other specues of humans like homo erectus that appeared about 2,5 million years.

                                                            • Emilio Arroyo
                                                              Emilio Arroyo  2 weeks back

                                                              What year was before Christ was born?

                                                              • Luke Jensen
                                                                Luke Jensen  3 weeks back

                                                                3:27 guess what that reminds me off


                                                                38 stab wounds

                                                                • DVRK
                                                                  DVRK  2 weeks back

                                                                  28*

                                                              • Jonas Kovamees
                                                                Jonas Kovamees  3 weeks back

                                                                "I have no idea what I'm doing."
                                                                Why are you so great at predicting real life?

                                                                • Silvus Sol
                                                                  Silvus Sol  3 weeks back

                                                                  So the first step humanity took to become what we are now happened because we were aware of something greater than ourselves, something that might have had a hand in creating us, and so we took extraordinary lengths to honor it. I love it.

                                                                  That is why I firmly believe that spirituality will always be a part of the human condition, it will always compel us to do better and be more than we are, while honoring that which we do not fully understand but are somehow aware of. Spirituality does not need to go extinct in order for us to achieve greatness, we should embrace it, and steer it away from the controlling and repressive dogma's of certain religions. Spirituality and science are two sides of the same coin, mankind finding it's place in the Universe. Both are linked to our progress and are needed to keep us on the path of constructive growth as a species.


                                                                  Edit: I'm not saying Atheism is wrong, if you are drawn to it and it works for you then good for you, to each their own. I'm just saying that spirituality isn't some kind of barbaric, outdated, and regressive concept.

                                                                  • Hm Grraarrpffrzz
                                                                    Hm Grraarrpffrzz  2 weeks back

                                                                    _"I'm just saying that spirituality isn't some kind of barbaric, outdated, and regressive concept."_
                                                                    In my opinion, it's intellectual surrender. You have questions but don't try to find the actual answer and explanation. Insead you just make something up, and never even attempt to support it by reason or evidence.

                                                                    For example, a sick person gets suddenly well again. The person interested in the truth tries to find the answer. The spiritual person will claim it a miracle and move on, never understanding what actually happened.

                                                                • Baltasar Jimenez
                                                                  Baltasar Jimenez  3 weeks back

                                                                  What an arbitrary event! And how does it encompass all of humanity?

                                                                  • Charlie Gevana
                                                                    Charlie Gevana  3 weeks back

                                                                    Yeah but the rise of islam will stop human progress cause they want theocracy and fairytales not science and tech

                                                                    • Charlie Gevana
                                                                      Charlie Gevana  2 weeks back

                                                                      Hm Grraarrpffrzz I’m agnostic and I don’t believe in any fairytale religion but the argument here is that islam is the worst religion that had ever existed cause they want theocracy and how ever fucked up the other religions are, islam is by far the worst

                                                                    • Hm Grraarrpffrzz
                                                                      Hm Grraarrpffrzz  2 weeks back

                                                                      @Charlie Gevana _"and the christians and the jews and other religions they’re not afraid of technology and sciences"_
                                                                      Eh... Christians try to constantly block facts like evolution to be taught in schools in the USA. And the Bible states that you should murder your wife if she is not the virgin she promised to be. So... I don't think that there is a real difference. All religions attempt to drag us backwards into the dark ages.

                                                                    • Charlie Gevana
                                                                      Charlie Gevana  2 weeks back

                                                                      Hm Grraarrpffrzz check how many noble prize winner muslim has to offer out of billions and billions of muslims 🤣🤣🤣 and the christians and the jews and other religions they’re not afraid of technology and sciences they can easily be integrated to a multicultural tolerant society but islam is definitely not cause of their homophobic and unfair treatment to women and that is sharia law ... ha ha

                                                                    • Hm Grraarrpffrzz
                                                                      Hm Grraarrpffrzz  2 weeks back

                                                                      same as christianity

                                                                  • cool goggles kid
                                                                    cool goggles kid  3 weeks back

                                                                    So basically get any trace of religion out of anything unanimous, I’m down

                                                                    • DragonFire YT
                                                                      DragonFire YT  3 weeks back

                                                                      Please explain why there were humans in year 0, but now just a bunch of talking birds. Human metamorphosis XD

                                                                      • Dream
                                                                        Dream  4 weeks back

                                                                        “Long forgotten gods” I like that line a lot

                                                                        • Nobody
                                                                          Nobody  4 weeks back

                                                                          We almost forgot the animals... they are also part of our planet.. i don't see one like 1 month, even having one in my home

                                                                          • MusicWolf 927
                                                                            MusicWolf 927  4 weeks back

                                                                            HAPPY 12,020 BOIZ!

                                                                            • Yuka Granger
                                                                              Yuka Granger  4 weeks back

                                                                              again y with DHMIA?

                                                                              • ItzCiphYT
                                                                                ItzCiphYT  4 weeks back

                                                                                OMG the dhmis clock is in the video