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

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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

How We Know The Earth Isn't Flat

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Written by Curiosity Staff March 7, 2016