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Antarctica cup proves the globe earth

http://www.acronautic.com/antartica-cup-ocean-race/ “The Racetrack outer and inner boundaries are located on latitude 45° South and latitude 60° South making the Racetrack 900 nautical miles wide. The Southern Ocean officially starts below latitude 60° South (International Hydrographic Organisation (IHO) http://www.iho.shom.fr/ . Latitude … Continue reading

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FE/GE experiments: air against vacuum

One of the flat earth arguments is that we can’t have a pressurised region and a vacuum coexisting side by side. It would be possible to replicate in small scale the gradient effect of the atmosphere. Inside a vacuum chamber, … Continue reading

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FE/GE experiment: water clinging to ball

In the flat earth/globe earth “debate”, the flat earthers say “water doesn’t cling to a ball”. A possible way to prove that water can comform to the exterior of a sphere is to use a Van de Graaff generator upside … Continue reading

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Globe earth and the horizon experiment

For a person with eye level at 6 feet, the horizon would be 0.0419° below eye level. To do an experiment to test this, we need a way to measure very small angles. A very cheap and easy way is … Continue reading

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The moon and the globe earth

I took this picture of the moon a few days ago. From the angle of the moon, we can see that the sun’s light comes from “below the flat earth disk”. This wouldn’t fit with a flat earth model, for … Continue reading

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Some (unsuccessful) experiments with magnetic bearings

In the confrontation of the globe earth and flat earth models, still believed by many religious oriented people or uneducated conspirationists, the flat earth supposedly doesn’t rotate, because we can’t feel it. It doesn’t occur to flat earthists that the … Continue reading

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Water does stick to a “ball”!

Recently, NASA showed a video of an astronaut washing his head. While the guy was bald, this was an interesting demonstration often requested by flat earthers. Flat earthers say ‘water seeks its level’ and so on. They don’t believe gravity … Continue reading

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