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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flat_Earth

The flat Earth model is an archaic conception of Earth's shape as a plane or disk. Many ancient .... 500 BC) thought that the Earth was flat, with its upper side touching the air, and the lower side extending without limit. .... For Scripture, which proves the truth of its historical statements by the accomplishment of its prophecies, ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myth_of_the_flat_Earth

The myth that people in the Middle Ages thought the Earth is flat appears to date from the 17th century as part of the campaign by ...

theconversation.com/flat-wrong-the-misunderstood-history-of-flat-earth-theories-53808

Jan 28, 2016 ... We often hear that most people throughout history believed the world was flat. But that's not entirely true.

www.newsweek.com/even-middle-ages-people-didnt-think-earth-was-flat-420775

Jan 28, 2016 ... Ironically, the flat-earth myth has historically been used to demonize religion ... Even in the Middle Ages, it wasn't widely believed that the Earth was flat. ... no educated person in the history of Western Civilization from the third ...

www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/post/busting-a-myth-about-columbus-and-a-flat-earth/2011/10/10/gIQAXszQaL_blog.html

Oct 10, 2011 ... Busting a myth about Columbus and a flat Earth. The inside ... Letronne insisted that early Christian writers thought the Earth was flat. Though ...

www.lhup.edu/~dsimanek/flat/flateart.htm

History of flat earth ideas. ... The Babylonians thought the earth was hollow, to provide space for their underworld. The Egyptians thought the earth a square, ...

mashable.com/2016/01/27/flat-earth-truther-timeline

Jan 27, 2016 ... The Flat Earth Society is taking new members, and celebrities seem to be ... to 332 B.C.E) believed in a flat Earth as well, scholars have said.

scienceblogs.com/startswithabang/2011/09/21/who-discovered-the-earth-is-ro

Sep 21, 2011 ... “When Columbus lived, people thought that the earth was flat. ... But this doesn't tell you whether the Earth is a flat disc or a round sphere; it only ..... America, makes a grand myth in keeping with America's subsequent history.

www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/not-even-the-greeks-thought-the-world-was-flat-but-these-people-do-96585570

Oct 26, 2012 ... Long, long ago, people sailing away from their homes worried about falling off the edge of the Earth. They truly believed that the Earth was flat, ...