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International Research About History of Flat Earth by Eric Dubay – Flat Earth Discussion

International Research About History of Flat Earth by Eric Dubay – Flat Earth Discussion

it’s time to wake up… let’s take the red pill… let’s follow the white rabbit… from the beginning of recorded history and for thousands upon thousands of years cultures across the entire world all believed the earth was flat their various cosmologies and cosmogony z’ differed in slight ways but their overall geographies and astronomy’s …

Canada & The United States (Bizarre Borders Part 2)

Canada & The United States (Bizarre Borders Part 2)

Canada and the United States share the longest, straightest, possibly boringest border in the world. But, look closer, and there’s plenty of bizarreness to be found. While these sister nations get along fairly well, they both want to make it really clear whose side of the continent is whose. And they’ve done this by carving …

Everything You Need to Know About Your Passport

Everything You Need to Know About Your Passport

This is my passport. As you can see, it is a passport from the United States, the one and only country of which I am a citizen. It’s a cool little booklet, featuring iconic scenes and quotes from American history, but there’s an even cooler feature: it grants me access into other countries. These blue …

Daylight Saving Time Explained

Daylight Saving Time Explained

Every year some countries move their clocks forward in the spring only to move them back in the autumn. To the vast majority of the world who doesn’t participate in this odd clock fiddling – it seems a baffling thing to do. So what’s the reason behind it? The original idea, proposed by George Hudson, …

Russia’s Geography Problem

Russia’s Geography Problem

This is a Wendover Productions video made possible by Backblaze and in collaboration with Alternate History Hub and Real Life Lore. Russia is immense–it spans 5,000 miles across, 2,000 miles vertically12, crosses 11 time zones3, borders everywhere from Norway to North Korea4, and is as close to Anchorage as it is to Amsterdam5. It’s huge… …

Brazil’s Geography Problem

Brazil’s Geography Problem

This video was made possible by Skillshare. Learn from 21,000 classes for free for two months at https://skl.sh/wendover3. There are plenty of lines you can draw on the globe but perhaps none is more consequential than the equator. Of the 15 wealthiest countries in the world as measured by GDP per capita, all are in …