Measuring the Sun

This article was prepared and written by @rokro11, not Stacey McStationary, and is a guest article appearing on this site.  If you have any questions or comments you may contact @rokro11 on Twitter or leave a comment below. The last article was about measuring the moon.  This article will be about measuring the moon’s brotherContinue reading “Measuring the Sun”

Lunar Eclipses

They told us earth’s shadow causes eclipses. But that’s impossible. In order for the sun to cast a shadow on the earth, all three heavenly bodies—Earth, Sun and Moon—would have to line up in a row like three billiard balls: Simple observation reveals this doesn’t happen. This explanation of eclipses relies on many assumptions, includingContinue reading “Lunar Eclipses”

Measuring the Moon

Please note: This is a guest post by @rokro11. He uses info from timeanddate.com to calculate the moon’s size. I, Stacey, have not looked into this personally. If you would like to comment or ask any questions, you can do that below or to @rokro11 on Twitter. How to Calculate the Moon’s Size In this article, IContinue reading “Measuring the Moon”

If Earth is Flat, Why Are the Other Planets Round?

People often ask: If Earth is flat, why are the other planets round? This question comes from two assumptions: 1) That other planets exist 2) That they are round These assumptions stem from the indoctrination that we received since we were infants.  By the time a child reaches school age, he has seen the globeContinue reading “If Earth is Flat, Why Are the Other Planets Round?”