Fringe Theory

This Is What The Flat Earth Society Believes, And Why

Somehow this still exists: the Flat Earth Society. Members of this out-of-touch and out-dated society believed the Earth is a flat disc. On their map, the North Pole is right in the center of the disc. They believe that on the edges of this disc there is a 150-foot wall that contains the oceans. Many "flat Earthers" also believe that the moon landings were a hoax. (Spoiler alert: the Earth is definitely not flat).

This Is Flat Earth Theory

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Members of the Flat Earth Society (which still exists today) believe that the Earth is a flat disc. 00:00

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Written by Curiosity Staff March 7, 2016

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