Another day, another new planet discovered by NASA
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Join Date: Dec 2007
01-11-2011, 09:45 AM
Originally Posted by
according to "common knowledge" developed in the most recent 0.1% of humanity's existence....
Don't despair over what "everyone knows to be true" this decade. Remember that the Earth was flat a few generations ago. We have
to make definitive statements about the nature of the universe, only guesses from a
limited set of data.
Actually, the idea of people thinking the earth was flat is another myth. :p
While I don't necessarily enjoy providing Wikipedia as a source, it does sum it up nicely! ^.^