Tag: flat earth theory

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, […]

God’s word, flat-earth, and inerrancy; What is the Bible allowed to get wrong?

What do we do when the Bible says something that is simply factually incorrect? In this episode, Dave explores one example and looks at how different people (Latter-day Saints or otherwise) might approach those scenarios. Video transcript and additional notes: Latter-day Saint bible scholar Ben Spackman tirelessly provides excellent resources that help both members and […]

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, […]