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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spherical_Earth

The earliest reliably documented mention of the spherical Earth concept dates from around the ..... He explained the unequal length of daylight from "the roundness of the Earth, for not without reason is it called 'the orb of the world' on the pages ...

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

Jan 26, 2016 ... This shadow is the Earth's, and it's a great clue on the spherical shape of the ... The reason ships appear as if they “emerge from the waves” is ...

nerdist.com/8-reasons-we-know-the-earth-isnt-flat

Jan 26, 2016 ... Rappers with improperly punctuated names aside, most of the human population is pretty sure the Earth is round. Neil deGrasse Tyson doesn't ...

www.smarterthanthat.com/astronomy/top-10-ways-to-know-the-earth-is-not-flat

Aug 19, 2008 ... This shadow is the Earth's, and it's a great clue on the spherical shape of the ... The reason ships appear as if they “emerge from the waves” is ...

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futurism.com/facts-obvious

Jan 26, 2016 ... We knew that Earth was round long before we ever went to space. .... many reasons why a spherical Earth is an established scientific fact.

metro.co.uk/2016/07/19/here-are-10-proofs-that-the-earth-is-actually-flat-not-round-6016710

Jul 19, 2016 ... Here are 5 reasons that so many people believe that the Earth is flat ... If Earth really was spherical, helicopters would be able to hover in place ...

practicalphysics.org/greek-evidence-earths-shape-and-spin.html

Pythagoras' pupils, if not the great man himself, knew that the Earth is round. ... This mixture of dogmatic reasons and experimental common sense was typical of  ...

sealevel.jpl.nasa.gov/overview/overviewclimate/overviewclimateshapeofearth

Because the Earth is a sphere, the surface gets much more intense sunlight, hence heat, at the equator than at the poles. On the equinox, the Sun passes ...

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

Aristotle argued for a spherical earth, for these reasons: The gradual disappearance of ships over the horizon, the tops of the sails disappearing last. The shape ...