The BEST Episodes of Human Discoveries

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 21, 2021

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A group of friends living at the dawn of human civilization are the first to discover necessities like fire and the wheel. We'll watch as they stumble onto humanity's best, and worst, innovations. Art. Alcohol. Fashion. Racism. Small talk. And, much to their confusion, monogamy.

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And Then They Had Guests

#1 - And Then They Had Guests

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 6, 2019

Jane and Gary host the world's first exclusive party. But when a mysterious stranger collapses in their cave, the camp must address what it means to belong.

star 8.22
27 votes
And Then They Discovered the Wheel

#2 - And Then They Discovered the Wheel

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 27, 2019

Upset he's not rewarded for inventing the wheel, Trog sets out to profit from his discovery, accidentally inventing the modern economy. Gary and Jane become poor immediately.

star 8.17
23 votes
And Then They Played a Game

#3 - And Then They Played a Game

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 20, 2019

In an effort to find a low-key, relaxing activity, Gary invents the first sport. Which leads the camp to discover competition, anger, divisiveness, and of course, violence.

star 7.86
21 votes
And Then They Almost Died

#4 - And Then They Almost Died

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 13, 2019

After falling into the comfort of their relationship, a near-death experience makes Jane and Gary wonder if comfort is a good thing. Though no one is more uncomfortable than Trog, who see his reflection in the world's first mirror. He is... not pleased by his appearance

star 7.82
22 votes
And Then They Had a Funeral

#5 - And Then They Had a Funeral

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 3, 2019

Gary contracts a fatal rash, forcing him to confront his mortality. As expected, he deals with it maturely, demanding everyone in camp celebrate his legacy at the world's first funeral.

star 7.81
16 votes
And Then They Became Best Friends

#6 - And Then They Became Best Friends

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 30, 2019

After an elk saves his life, Ugg experiments with being a vegetarian. No one cares. Especially Gary and Trog, who are busy defining their relationship.

star 7.70
27 votes
And Then They Lost Fire

#7 - And Then They Lost Fire

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 16, 2019

After a rainstorm soaks the campsite, Jane leads a group, including a woefully unprepared Gary, on a dangerous quest to find dry wood. This leaves Marsh with a captive audience, and a chance to share the greatest story ever told.

star 7.64
33 votes
And Then They Got Drunk

#8 - And Then They Got Drunk

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 16, 2019

For the first time in history, the camp has the morning off from hunting and gathering. The possibilities for human achievement are endless. So they discover alcohol and get hammered.

star 7.60
43 votes
And Then They Defined the Relationship

#9 - And Then They Defined the Relationship

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 23, 2019

Gary sets out to define humanity's first romantic relationship, while Minerva tries to arm everyone in camp with spears.

star 7.44
32 votes
And Then They Discovered Fire

#10 - And Then They Discovered Fire

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 16, 2019

With their camp threatened by a murderous tiger, Jane sees a chance for gender equality, while Gary invents... underwear. Also, they discover fire.

star 7.06
51 votes