You cannot hide the sun, the moon, and the truth.
Some millions of people aver that the Earth is flat ~ there are books, Facebook pages, groups, magazines, religions, societies, Tweets, websites, and YouTube videos devoted to the idea that the Earth is not a sphere. And, do you know what? On a day-to-day basis, the ‘Flat Earth’ concept works perfectly well ~ going from here to my local store I don’t have to take into account the curvature of the Earth. If I can triangulate a position I can ignore the curvature of the Earth and treat the triangle as though the world was flat.
But, and here’s the thing, tomorrow I’m flying from England to California, and if the navigation system in the aircraft is programmed to think the world is a flat plane then I’m totally screwed. In any event, I’m pretty certain that we will be…
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