The Great Human Race, episode 4

4th episode the great human race As usual, first a minute of annoying spoilers to skip. This episode we’re looking at one of my worst nightmares; surviving in a hot, sunny climate. I’m not a summer person, I barely survive summer here in the city. I’m still not impressed with their outfits, a bit too…

The Great Human Race, episode 3

Episode 3 of this fascinating show that tries to give us an insight into how our ancestors lived thousands of years ago. I’m not to keen on the dark moody Hollywood voice we get all the time. Maybe it’s an American thing. Off to Ethiopia, where Homo Sapiens first appeared about 200.000 year ago. They…

The Great Human Race, episode 2

Another episode of this show which is a combination of ‘Naked and afraid’ and ‘10.000 BC’. The episode we go back 200.000 years to see how our ancestors the Homo erectus survived… hey no giggling in the back! Perhaps the most important time in the history of mankind; the conquering of fire. Seeing the two…

The Great Human Race, episode 1

New show started today, National Geographic’s ‘The Great Human Race’. Two experts, an archaeologist and survivor instructor are attempting to live like and ancient ancestors. Unlike many of these shows, they are not using regular people but folks who know what they are doing which will make the show probably less amusing and interesting for…