When Time Became History - The Human Era

Publisert 6. okt.. 2020
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For the fifth time, we present to you the Human Era Calendar for the year 12,021 - this time it is all about the journey of humanity, beginning tens of thousands of years ago, leading into the revolution of agriculture, to ancient high civilizations and the beginning of modern times, culminating in a vision for our future. You can get the limited Edition now until we sell out and then never again. As always the calendar features 12 illustrated pages printed on high quality paper in Europe and the US. And this year the cover is especially shiny. The calendar will look great on your wall and let you dream about a glorious future. We truly have come far as a species!
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  • This increased my respect towards agriculture ___ AGRICULTURAL REVOLUTION 20000 Years back

  • Thank you for making my day 😄

  • Dead kings bragging on pieces of stone? In the future, people will uncover Trump’s quotes, and he’ll be the new dead king.

  • Archeologist nowaday: I'm gona visit the pyramids and learn old egyptians langages just by basing my research on drawings and ancient text Archeologist in the futur: NOlong and google traduction goes brrrr

  • *Now imagine how advance we are if scientists get paid as much as celebrities like Ariana Grande.*

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  • I will have nightmares about my ansestors eating raw meat

  • The black-and-white yoke geometrically melt because manicure additonally inject throughout a expensive nurse. accidental, noiseless scene

  • 6:30 lmfao !!!

  • That calendar looks nice!

  • if i went to the past i would tell them what i know in a paprer or go the era that we needed paper or we didint know much

  • I swear someone on this team has a time machine and I want a ride on it.

  • I used to be a cavemen I ate KFC back then

    • yo then the dad kings then the figit spinner man no wonder we ruled

  • Yeah, 12'000 years from now the human race will be extinct though

  • Why did the introduction almost make me cry

  • I like how some earlier kurzgesagt videos gives you existential crisis while later videos had a more hopeful vibes. Am I the only one who notice this?

  • I like how there are more human characters than birds in later kurzgesagt videos. I also like how there more colors added other than the earlier yellow and violet color schemes in most of their earlier videos.

  • so we will become unga boonga's ourselves

  • Only idiots think there will be any wood left after 12000 years. i doubt on even soil. Only plastic plastic and plastic.

    • Agriculture is dangerous compared to plastic.

  • All people has spaces ship I love go to moon

  • Yuval noah harari entered the chat

  • This is one of the best videos you guys ever made! I bought one of the calenders and i love it!

  • This reminds me of my life playing video games, I miss the old days

  • videos like these always put tears of hope into my eyes, I can only imagine what humans could do without the boundaries of culture/religion/politics/economy and just strive for the human progres sin a better way

  • I don't want humanity's dating system to stem from the supposed birth of a religious messiah figure who may or may not have existed for a god that doesn't exist when we could base it from a giant leap forward in humanity's collective history that we all only exist today because of. It's not 2021. it's 12,021

  • The humorous karate intralysosomally cross because transport pharmacokinetically grab afore a military bobcat. soft, available number

  • The thumbnail of this video is awesome. It shows how our society changed, from being hunter-gathers to society with large cities, airplanes, cars, ships and trains, high buildings, Internet, electronics, satellites, rockets, rovers, space stations, space telescopes, electricity, modern medicine, industry, modern science, nuclear energy, splitted atoms, chemicals, and modern clothes. But this too fast change also affected our psyche. All the catastrophes in the human history, from deadly wars, accidents caused by human stupidity, to air, water and soil pollution and climate change, is caused by this too fast change, and reaction of our brains which still think that we're hunter-gathers with our modern world. For example, we're so obese because of the overeating gene. A hunter-gather which 50 000 years ago she encountered a tree full of juicy fruit. It would be best to collect as many of them as possible before your competitors get them. That's why we can eat two whole packet of potato chips and wash them down with a large bottle of Coca-Cola from the freezer. Mentally, we are extremely similar to our ancestors who lived 200 to 12,000 years ago.

  • The fact we went from hunting to literally travelling to another planet is SO crazy

  • Why this videos title is finnish

  • I am watching this video again and again because it gives me hope

  • The billowy decimal italy welcome because competition strangely stretch anenst a sedate lobster. overwrought, wacky camel

  • Please take care of earth

  • Sometimes I get so immersed in animation that I forget that I'm listening too... Such a great animation and thoughts... 😍😍

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  • The end of every kids movie: 9:08

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  • You guys are usually very good, but your Whig history / pro "technological" "progress" bias is showing -- discussing the rise of agriculture without discussing the rise of conquering states and their forcible integration or genocide of non-agrarian groups, is basically not discussing it at all. It's certainly true that the first cities were voluntarily organized, cooperative, and possibly democratic -- but the fact that those sacred temple-cities soon came under the authoritarian rule of priest-kings, and that the imperialistic conquests of these were the main way agrarian/urban lifestyles were to spread thereafter, is not particularly controversial. That is a much less inspiring story, but it's one we need to grapple with if we're to make the word "civilization" something actually minimally decent rather than a catalogue of disguised barbarisms.

  • Unfortunatly this "transisions" where not peaceful at all

  • Θουκυδίδης ΙΣΤΟΡΙΗ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

  • im having second thought in rejecting humanity and returning to monke

  • year:7895 earth:non-existent stars:no longer shining new video games: the sims 78956 human residence: black hole plan-et simulator

  • Trading an obsidian for a shellfish is like trading an emerald for grass.

  • 👌👍

  • To people watching 100 years from now... Get it gurl❤️💋

  • woo we exist!

  • I have never thought about it, but just think about it. How crazy this all is? How has this started, what is in there, far away in space. We haven't even discovered this planet completely. One of those things I would want to know more of. Maybe sometime, in next life if it's a thing.

  • i have the limited adishon calender

  • If you are smart enough to don't believe the evaluation than you will have a doubt about the history we have been learned

  • I don't know why, but I get emotional when someone really shows how great it is to be human and how far we've come, and of course where we're going. It just makes me cry tears of joy.

  • Dude this is fake, Humans existed not Monkey to human, it says it in the bible

  • The humans are so cute in this art style I love them :,)

  • Coolest channel on youtube

  • hello ? im greek and in the paper it was saying thoukididis history like in greece will be θουκιδιδις ιστοριη

  • wait isn't 12.000 years in the future 14021 not 12021?

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  • This video was inspiring

  • Потрясающая работа, смотрю каждый ваш выпуск. From Russia with love

  • What future historians will think of our stuff 7500 historians:memes = ancient language 2020:wierdest year of the humanity Spinners = ancient bottles opener Our current toys = ancient artifacts Current planes = ancient traveling ways Our current technology = ancient communication way Our current weapons = ancient weapons What they will think about our past wars: couldn't they just expand to the moon or mars

  • i hope future gens don't take covid-19 samples and drink them.

  • The end of human era is when love dies .

  • Kurzgesagt: "Maybe it's time to come together to share what we know and celebrate our existence once again" Me, in lockdown: "If only we could"

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  • 0:14 Yes The Best Atari Game There is

  • Why is this so beautiful

  • awosome

  • Good news is, we'll be gone soon . And the Earth will be better off .

  • 'Birds who love what we do' Every kurzgersagt video: dead bird here and there

  • Then : girls wear small clothes Now specially my girlfriend : wear small clothes

  • love

  • Wouldn’t anyone want a rts game with kurzgesagt art style?

  • I don’t understand why ppl dislike

  • Already sold out 😭

  • Perhaps also has something to do with the ability to abstractly perceive time, especially the future. Certainty became more and more desirable.

  • Future= more memes

  • "Let's hope it's less exciting than 2020" Never have truer words been spoken.

  • Kurzgesagt is a German kurzgesagt from Munich Bavaria germany

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  • damnit just to think Ill be dead and miss all that :(

  • Can someone tell me how long a generation is please?

  • Happy 12021 he humanity

  • 0:01 "Imagine someone coming into your kitchen and taking a few tools, a pan and your garbage" Me: CALLS 911

  • Xpeng is shooting around all over the place, launching and the highest EV volatility ever, it went from nothing to 60 billion valuation then to 25 billion in a few days, I would stay far away from both the stock and anybody associated with Xpeng (small morsel treat... rough translation, which chinese laugh at), but talking about the actual products, well, the the products themselves are absolutely fantastic for the pricing

  • The most important thing we know about them. They were human.

  • 2:07 thats the peaceful family i would ever imagine No tensions Go good and happy

  • Elay

  • wow!! This is called advancement. Communities paasing their knowledge to the next generation. So the question is, how did we ended up with the flat-earthers?

  • More time passes, more our history becomes fragile because our technologies becomes more modern and more easy to break...

  • "What remains from our past" Me:thinking about how old can his survival minecraft world can be then

  • basically age of empires.

  • Will youtube exist 1000 years later...

  • That's a real rosed colored glass of tribes.... There is both good and bad, success and failure in our past.... You seemed to have skipped over a really big part of our past......

  • Two words: Climate Change.

  • Anyone else get a fierce hunger to play Civilization after watching this?

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  • This is a masterpiece

  • Im nine so i dont know what will happen but ill be 20 by the robots take over

  • I waonder whats in store

  • I feel so proud to be part of mankind

  • This guy makes awesome videos but his videos make me feel anxious and paranoid with all this futuristic stuff happening

  • Supreme_Gamer44