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Chris Hadfield: The astronaut's guide to flat Earth theory | Big Think

Chris Hadfield: The astronaut’s guide to flat Earth theory New videos DAILY: Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: ———————————————————————————- To the average person, there appears to be a growing number of people who believe — somehow — that the world is actually flat and that we are all being “lied” […]

Why flat-Earth theory & anti-vax conspiracies exist | Michio Kaku | Most Talked About 2019

Why flat-Earth theory and anti-vax conspiracies exist Watch the newest video from Big Think: Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: ———————————————————————————- If you see animals when you look at clouds or see faces in pieces of wood, that’s called pareidolia: the phenomenon of making familiar objects from vague stimuli. Humans evolved to be superstitious, […]

3 proofs that debunk flat-Earth theory | NASA's Michelle Thaller | Big Think

3 proofs that debunk flat-Earth theory | NASA’s Michelle Thaller | Big Think New videos DAILY: Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: ———————————————————————————- Hey flat Earthers, it’s time to put your theory to bed once and for all! “There are so many proofs that the Earth is round, […]