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How Do Flat Earthers Explain Air Travel?

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1. How to debate a flat-Earther | Space

Sep 8, 2020 — People around the world believe our planet is flat. Here’s the (surprising) truth about debating them.(1)

Oct 2, 2020 — I’ve crushed the flat earth into smithereens more times than I can count, twice now without using any science at all, but how about one more (2)

Jul 14, 2020 — Physicists will find it shocking, but there are plenty of people around the world who genuinely believe the Earth is flat.(3)

2. Flat Earthers’ Attempt To Sail To The Edge Of The World Ends …

Dec 31, 2020 — If the Earth was flat it would be incredibly easy to prove. For instance, you could go to any seashore and look at a boat sailing far out in (4)

Mar 27, 2020 — Michael Marshall, project director of the Good Thinking Society in the U.K., talks about flat earth belief and its relationship to conspiracy (5)

Nov 20, 2018 — Joella Baumann/CPR News Miguel Angel, a former U.S. Marine sergeant from Dallas, Texas, isn’t a full-fledged flat Earther.(6)

3. Around the world with flat earthers – Baxter Bulletin

Apr 14, 2020 — The resurgence of flat earth belief in the U.S. is consistent with poor performance in math and science in recent years.(7)

Feb 24, 2020 — The Earth is round. It may seem like an obvious fact that we’ve understood since primary school, but for a body of “Flat Earthers,” the (8)

4. Questions for flat earth believers. – Lock Haven University

Occasionally I get an email from someone who believes the earth is flat. Yes, they still exist. Sometimes I try to find out why they believe that. What evidence (9)

Mar 16, 2019 — Even controversial YouTube star Logan Paul recently expressed his desire to journey to the edge of the Earth and released a mockumentary called (10)

May 2, 2018 — This weekend, over 200 Flat-Earthers from all “around” the world gathered in Britain for the nation’s very first Flat Earth Convention.(11)

They say the flatness of earth itself is that cause. In case you’re curious on how planes can’t fly off the edge of the round earth, then I’ll be happy to (12)

How do you explain a horse running around a race-track, and ending up back where it started, always going the same direction, forwards?(13)

5. Flat Earth Maps – Dark Sky

Temperature Proves Flat Earth The “Globe” theory can’t explain why the poles are colder than the equator! The Earth gets its heat from the sun’s rays.(14)

Aug 22, 2020 — The idea that gravity is due to upward acceleration also causes other problems. For example, you have to assume that the moon and the sun (15)

Nov 18, 2019 — “I don’t want to be a flat Earther,” David Weiss says, his voice weary as he reflects on his personal awakening. “Would you wake up in the (16)

6. What Would Happen if the Earth Were Actually Flat? – State of …

Jan 24, 2018 — Let’s examine, then, how the well-known principles of physics and science would work (or not) on a flat Earth. Gravity Fails. First of all, a (17)

Jun 25, 2020 — Welcome to the Flat Earth Society, and thank you for taking the time to go through this FAQ.(18)

Jul 28, 2021 — Even more, over 226,000 Facebook followers of the Flat Earth Society dispute the Earth’s curvature by promoting the false belief that the Earth (19)

Mar 20, 2020 — The recent rise of flat earth theory can be explained by a certain social and political atmosphere, but the coronavirus crisis may put an (20)

7. Former Flat Earthers Explain What Finally Made Them Come …

Jan 21, 2021 — Science is science. Fact is fact. Truth is truth and simple is simple. These are things we must now attest to in 2021.(21)

May 1, 2018 — NOTE: 7:16 p.m. PDT: This story has been updated to reflect that Kyrie Irving walked back his assertions that the Earth was flat several (22)

Modern flat Earth beliefs are promoted by organizations and individuals which make claims that the Earth is flat while denying the Earth’s sphericity, (23)

8. All aboard the Flat Earth cruise – just don’t tell … – The Guardian

Jan 10, 2019 — Flat earthers, who believe the Earth is a large disk, may be shocked to find the ship’s navigation is based on a spherical planet.(24)

Jan 11, 2019 — Although science says the Earth is round, there are some people around who still think it’s flat; two University of Melbourne experts look Missing: travel ‎| Must include: travel(25)

Apr 25, 2018 — But the earth isn’t flat. Unsurprisingly, this isn’t hard to prove. But as scads of YouTube videos demonstrate, these proofs fail to convince (26)

9. Flat-Earthers use Pac-Man to explain why we don’t fall off the …

May 2, 2018 — This week in Birmingham, more than 200 free thinkers met to attend the UK’s very first Flat Earth Convention. For those who aren’t familiar, (27)

Jul 13, 2017 — Here are a few indisputable facts: The Earth is round. It revolves around the sun. Gravity holds the Earth and all the other planets in orbit, (28)

10. How do the flat earthers explain trans-pacific flights? – Reddit

If the earth was flat then going from, say, California to Japan would be impossible, no? So how do they explain that? I get their logic is heavily …(29)

May 2, 2018 — Sailors never had anything to fear from the edges of a flat Earth, say conspiracy theorists at the first U.K. Flat Earth convention.Missing: air ‎| Must include: air(30)

May 30, 2018 — Alan Burdick writes about a growing community of people who reject the notion that the Earth is round.(31)

Feb 8, 2018 — The 30-year-old University of Central Florida alumnus is a Flat Earth conspiracy theorist, or a Flat Earther, and he doesn’t believe that NASA (32)

Dec 22, 1986 — LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) _ Voyager’s attempt to fly around the globe non-stop is a hoax because the plane has just been circling over a (33)

Jan 26, 2016 — Next time a flat-earth conspiracy theorist confronts you, you’ll be prepared. Here are 10 simple ways to prove that the Earth is spherical.(34)

Dec 29, 2020 — The YouTuber labeled gravity a lie and refused to take it into account as he carried out the experiment.(35)

Jul 7, 2017 — Colorado has found itself at the center of the “Flat Earth” movement, where members say they’re persecuted for their beliefs and they laugh (36)

Sep 11, 2018 — There is a growing conspiracy theory that the Earth is not a globe, but a flat disc. Some believe that the disc is a (37)

Jul 5, 2019 — For example, if you want to fly from Sydney to Santiago in Chile, then it’s either a pretty solid 13 hours flying over the ocean on a round (38)

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(1). How to debate a flat-Earther | Space
(2). Destroying Flat Earth Without Using Science – Part 3: Airplanes
(3). Fighting flat-Earth theory – Physics World
(4). Flat Earthers’ Attempt To Sail To The Edge Of The World Ends …
(5). Flat Earthers: What They Believe and Why – Scientific American
(6). 5 Questions About Believing In A Flat Earth That You Were …
(7). Around the world with flat earthers – Baxter Bulletin
(8). The weather helps disprove the flat-Earth hypothesis – The …
(9). Questions for flat earth believers. – Lock Haven University
(10). Flat Earth Supporters Now Plan An Antarctica Expedition To …
(11). Flat-Earthers Think You Can’t Fall Off The Edge Because We …
(12). How do flat Earthers explain why planes can’t fly off of … – Quora
(13). How do flat earthers explain planes that have flown … – Quora
(14). Flat Earth Maps – Dark Sky
(15). Flat Earth “Science”: Wrong, but not Stupid – Backreaction
(16). The flat-Earth conspiracy is spreading around the globe – CNN
(17). What Would Happen if the Earth Were Actually Flat? – State of …
(18). Frequently Asked Questions – The Flat Earth Wiki
(19). Why Flat Earthers, Moon Landing Truthers, and Other …
(20). Will COVID-19 kill off flat Earthism once and for all? – Big Think
(21). Former Flat Earthers Explain What Finally Made Them Come …
(22). You can’t fall off flat Earth edge due to ‘Pac-Man effect’ – SFGATE
(23). Modern flat Earth beliefs – Wikipedia
(24). All aboard the Flat Earth cruise – just don’t tell … – The Guardian
(25). Why do some people believe the Earth is flat? – Pursuit
(26). How to reason with flat earthers (it may not help though) – The …
(27). Flat-Earthers use Pac-Man to explain why we don’t fall off the …
(28). Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Flat Earther – VICE
(29). How do the flat earthers explain trans-pacific flights? – Reddit
(30). Flat-Earthers Think ‘Pac-Man Effect’ Stops Us Falling Off the …
(31). Looking for Life on a Flat Earth | The New Yorker
(32). Florida Flat Earthers say space travel doesn’t exist – Miami …
(33). Voyager Crew Perpetuating Myth That Earth is Globe, Flat …
(34). 10 easy ways you can tell for yourself that the Earth is not flat
(35). ‘proven’ earth is flat by using a ‘spirit level’ on a flight – Upworthy
(36). These Coloradans say Earth is flat. And gravity’s a hoax. Now …
(37). The Flat Earther’s Guide to the Galaxy – Vimeo
(38). Here’s How To Quickly Shut Down Flat Earthers Without Even …