The flat Earth model is an archaic conception of the Earth's shape as a plane or
disk. .... 500 BC) thought that the Earth was flat, with its upper side touching the
air, .... Earth into four co...
Long ago, why did they think Earth was flat? ... But the people of his time already
knew that, says Dr. Lawrence M. Principe, a science historian at The Johns ...
Today, when we have satellites that can take images of the Earth from space, no
one in their ... The notion that the world was believed flat until Columbus reached
the Americas is a myth. Although many people in ancient times probably weren't
Jan 28, 2016 ... Even in the Middle Ages, People Didn't Think the Earth Was Flat ... “The point is
that no educated person believed” the Earth was flat, Russell ...
Oct 26, 2012 ... As a side note, it's actually not true that most people long believed the Earth was
flat. In fact, according to this note in the Irish Times, we've ...
The flat Earth theory was believed by many cultures around the world including ...
Now, some believe that most educated people since around the fourth century ...
May 8, 2013 ... As to how the myth that people during Medieval times thought the Earth was flat
came about, this is up for debate. The idea seems to have first ...
Rebuttal to the claims that the idea of a flat Earth came from Christianity. ...
Contrary to what most people think, the Earth was known to be spherical in
ancient ... supports the claim that Christians ever widely believed that the Earth
Oct 26, 2012 ... Members of the Flat Earth Society claim to believe the Earth is flat, and, it seems
... NASA employees, they say, guard this ice wall to prevent people from ... The
theory follows from a mode of thought called the "Zetetic Method," ...
There is a piece of 'common knowledge' about the Middle Ages I have heard
repeated over and over again: that medieval people thought the earth was flat.