Tag: Flat Earth

Flat Earthers Say You Can’t Fall Off The Edge Of The Earth Because Of ‘Pac-Man’

Flat Earthers can now explain why we never fall off the edge of the Earth. Remember those portals in 'Pac-Man'? Yup, that’s how it works, they say.

Earth/Environment May 2, 2018

The Flat Earth Movement Is Growing, Survey Reveals

A YouGov survey found that millennials were showing increased interest in the flat Earth theory. A big chunk of those who now believed in the concept belonged in this demographic.

Earth/Environment April 12, 2018

Mike Hughes Survives First Rocket Launch, Says He Did It To Prove Flat Earth Theory

'Mad' Mike Hughes finally did it and he is glad that it's done. He propelled himself using a homemade rocket to prove his theory that the Earth is flat and it's shaped like a frisbee.

Space March 28, 2018

WATCH: Flat-Earther Rocketeer ‘Mad’ Mike Hughes Finally Blasts Off Into California Sky

Flat Earth believer and self-taught rocket scientist Mad Mike Hughes finally launched himself into California air aboard his homemade rocket. He had to deploy two parachutes and had minor back injury from the landing.

Space March 25, 2018

Neil deGrasse Tyson Blames Free Speech, Educational System For Rise Of Flat Earth Conspiracy Theory

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson thinks free speech and a failed educational system are to blame for the rise in the flat Earth movement. Social psychologists also cited other factors that fuel belief in the conspiracy theory.

Space March 12, 2018

Neil deGrasse Tyson Disproves The Flat Earth Theory

In a new video, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson proves the Earth is really spherical in shape and not flat. He cites several proofs ranging from an ancient Greek experiment to modern cosmological studies.

Space March 11, 2018

Elon Musk Asks Flat Earthers An Important Question: Do They Think Other Planets Are Flat Too?

Elon Musk, the visionary CEO and founder of Tesla and SpaceX, wondered if people who believe that the Earth is flat also thought the same of other planets. The Flat Earth Society responded, but its answer raised more questions instead.

Earth/Environment November 30, 2017

Self-Taught Rocket Scientist Cancels First Phase Of Flat Earth Space Program

Mike Hughes was not able to push through with his plan to launch himself 1,800 feet high in a rocket made in his garage. What made him cancel the supposed first phase of a flat-Earth space program?

Space November 27, 2017

The Plan To Prove That The Earth Is Flat Through A Homemade Rocket Hits A Snag

The plan of 61-year-old limousine driver and self-taught rocket scientist 'Mad' Mike Hughes to use his homemade rocket to prove that the Earth is flat has hit a snag. However, the dangerous mission will still push through.

Earth/Environment November 26, 2017

Self-Taught Rocket Scientist Who Thinks Earth Is Flat To Launch Steam-Powered Rocket

'Mad' Mike Hughes will launch himself in a homemade rocket on Saturday. The 61-year-old, who thinks the Earth is flat, claims to be the only person to design, build and launch himself in a rocket.

Feature | Science November 21, 2017

Hundreds Attend Flat-Earth Conference That Discussed Conspiracy Theories

The Flat-Earth Conference, the first of its kind, was recently held in Raleigh. It was attended by hundreds of people who believe the Earth to be flat.

Feature | Science November 19, 2017

The Earth Is Round. Here's a Coin To Help Prove It

You can use an ordinary dollar coin (or penny or dime) to prove that the Earth seeming flat doesn't make it so.

Space January 27, 2016

Rapper B.o.B Releases 'Flatline' An Anthem For Flat Earthers

Rapper B.o.B responds to Neil deGrasse Tyson's criticism of his flat earth tweets yesterday with 'Flatline,' a rap that could be an anthem for Flat Earthers everywhere. Unfortunately, it doesn't hold up much against scientific scrutiny.

Movies/TV Shows January 27, 2016

Here's What Flat Earthers Like B.o.B Believe

Gravity doesn't exist, astronauts are liars, and the space program is stealing from you.

Animals January 26, 2016

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