Initially suggested as a joke earlier in the century, the “Flat Earth” idea has, unfortunately, become an entrenched in the minds of several of conspiracy theorists around the world.
Like intelligent design, alternative medicine, cryptozoology, and many other fringe ideas it doesn’t produce any usable research or present any models that make accurate predictions, and it certainly doesn’t conform to mathematics. But hey, that’s all just part of the conspiracy, right? “Big Math” is just suppressing the truth. 😂
This series of videos examine some of the arguments put forth by Flat Earthers, and go into the actual technical details of why what they’re suggesting doesn’t make sense.
The author gets a little abrasive with his comments, but the science is sound.