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Message Subject A friend of mine believes that the Earth is flat. I challenged him to prove it by walking off the edge...
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Exactly as expected with a large globe Earth. Especially as your horizon is a circle the same distance from you in all directions.
 Quoting: LHP598


Circles are flat. Feel like correcting yourself?

Or are you saying it’s flat from the observer to the horizon?

You’re all over the place. Much like someone who has never stood on a sphere.
 Quoting: Anonymous Coward 76575067


I'm saying your horizon is the same distance from you in all directions. As it is the same distance there should not be a visible curve.
 Quoting: LHP598


I agree with you. However the physical characteristics of a sphere do not.

Nothing is flat on a sphere. Especially one that supposedly curves 8” per mile ^2
 Quoting: Anonymous Coward 74189820

When your horizon is the same distance in all directions the horizon will appear flat as the drop is the same in all directions. Not my fault that you can't understand that.
 
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