Talk:Flat Earth

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Entangling theories[edit]

Could some of the ley lines not working as the relevant woo-meisters claim (rather than using natural and constructed features as route markers/constructing places of interest where money-giving travellers are likely to be passing) because of the curvature of the Earth be brought into the discussion? Anna Livia (talk)

Former NASA employee says Earth is flat?[edit]

Hi. I seem to remember once hearing about someone who worked at NASA and claimed the Earth was flat. I don't quite remember. I remember he was not a scientist or engineer, and he thought Antarctica went on near infinitely and there were other land masses beyond Antarctica. I thought I had read about him here on RW, but I looked through the fossil record and couldn't find it. Does anyone know what I'm talking about? Am I remembering a hoax, or was he a real crackpot? Thanks. Lgmr (talk) 07:48, 14 December 2018 (UTC)

Could it be David Beverley Sr.?[1] I don't see him mentioned on RW, but he fits the bill: claims to have worked on IT security for NASA, fundie, flattie. Bongolian (talk) 08:47, 14 December 2018 (UTC)
I believe that's him. Thanks. I couldn't remember exactly what job he claimed to do for NASA. I hope their systems are secure. lol. Lgmr (talk) 08:58, 14 December 2018 (UTC)

Water, water everywhere[edit]

There will be a flat-earther cruise - this and this 'among many other sites.' Anna Livia (talk) 22:35, 19 January 2019 (UTC)

Maybe the long-distance migrating birds and sea creatures can pop in to say hi. --It's-a me, Lgm sigpic.png LeftyGreenMario!(Mod) 22:36, 19 January 2019 (UTC)
There are more reputable news websites as well.
How long would a circum-Antarctic trip take in reality and according to the FE worldview? Anna Livia (talk) 11:38, 21 January 2019 (UTC)

Ultima Thule[edit]

How soon will the pancake planet be incorporated into the FE argument? (I know UT is 'small enough to be any shape it wants.') Anna Livia (talk) 17:15, 11 February 2019 (UTC)

Another source[edit]

One of the web browsers I use came up with [2]. Anna Livia (talk) 12:44, 18 February 2019 (UTC)

We're covering up the truth of the ice wall.[edit]

look at this truth! ikanreed 🐐Bleat at me 21:55, 21 March 2019 (UTC)

Actually the domain of the Frosted Silence - which would explain why nobody discusses it. Anna Livia (talk) 19:28, 26 March 2019 (UTC)

Another reference[edit]

Where can [3] be fitted into the article? Anna Livia (talk) 12:52, 11 June 2019 (UTC)

Flat Earth and Hollow Earth followers[edit]

Have they spoken about each others' viewpoints? Anna Livia (talk) 16:46, 20 June 2019 (UTC)

Generally, it results in Armageddon but on a geocentric earth.[4] Bongolian (talk) 17:10, 20 June 2019 (UTC)
Well - both groups probably agree that 'big deep holes' are A Bad Thing (going through to the other side - with the problems that might arise). Anna Livia (talk) 14:09, 21 June 2019 (UTC)

How does an accelerating Earth make atmospheric drag stop working?[edit]

The article says, "This constant acceleration disproves the existence of terminal velocity. A consequence of this would be death of anyone attempting to make use of a parachute. This would only be reasonable, if one were to expand the globalist conspiracy to include the coverup of all deaths from parachute failure." What am I missing here? Is whoever wrote that sentence assuming that an accelerating Earth would not bring air along with it? Why? Vivisectionist (talk) 01:54, 2 November 2019 (UTC)

Stressed Flat Earth[edit]

What gravitational etc effect would 'other astronomical bodies' have on a flat Earth - and would not the effect of 'meteorite strikes, volcanoes, earthquakes, fracking, avalanches/landslides, tsunami etc' cause detectable resonances and other earth movements that would eventually cause disruption to the flexing Flat Earth?

And how do the Flat Earthers explain the origins of the planet as they see it? (If Theia had struck the Earth at the correct angle in the direction of rotation how much would the new combined planet have speeded up and flattened out as a result?) Anna Livia (talk) 11:36, 21 January 2020 (UTC)