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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spherical_Earth

The earliest reliably documented mention of the spherical Earth concept dates from around the 6th century BC when it ..... He found the radius of the earth to be 6339.6 km, a value not obtained in the West until the 16th century. His Masudic ...

starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/questions/question54.html

I believe that it was Pythagoras who first proposed that the Earth was round ... and further away from the equator) and during the next hundred years or so, ...

www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160126-how-we-know-earth-is-round

Jan 26, 2016 ... We have known that Earth is round for over 2,000 years ... we think it's fun to know how these big facts about the universe got discovered.

www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/7-diy-experiments-b-o-b-the-earth-is-round

Jan 27, 2016 ... Flat Earth thinking dates back thousands of years, when early societies ... But in Alexandria, on the same day, Eratosthenes found that sticks did ...

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. They believed the Atlantic Ocean to be filled with monsters large enough to ...

www.discovery.com/dscovrd/nature/no-earth-isnt-flat-heres-how-ancients-proved-it

Jan 28, 2016 ... Scholars have known for thousands of years that Earth is round. One rapper thinks they've got it all wrong.

www.popsci.com/10-ways-you-can-prove-earth-is-round

Jan 26, 2016 ... Humanity has known the Earth to be round for a few millenia and I've been ... of the Earth) noticed that during lunar eclipses (when the Earth's orbit .... After all, we have life, and we haven't found any other planets with life (yet).

gizmodo.com/how-to-prove-to-yourself-or-shaq-the-earth-is-round-1793441692

Mar 20, 2017 ... If in 30 years a majority of Americans believe in a flat Earth, everything .... Satellites exist (as proven by the existence of your iPhone), and obey ...

futurism.com/facts-obvious

Jan 26, 2016 ... We knew that Earth was round long before we ever went to space. ... of two and two equaling four, the Earth traversing around the Sun once a year (not ... The heliocentric model was proposed by Copernicus, and proven by ...