It sounds like the video is saying (link with a time stamp corresponds the following)
So we use this a lot of the times when we're talking about body parts, tools, or instruments; things that help you do things. Okay, so we've covered a lot of ground here.
cambridge dictionary gives this explanation about ground
the surface of the earth or of a piece of land
to connect a piece of electrical equipment to the ground with a wire
none of them fits this case.
what does ground mean in "a lot of ground"?