In North Carolina, flat-earthers from around the globe gathered for an international conference to discuss why everyone else is wrong in thinking that the earth is a sphere (the exact shape of the earth is an imperfect oblate spheroid. The earth doesn't distribute its mass evenly).
"I haven't been in a science class in a long time, but the earth moves closer to the sun every year-you know the rotation of the earth," Wagner, a York County state senator, said, according to StateImpact Pennsylvania. "We're moving closer to the sun."
A working paper by David Slusky of the University of Kansas and Daniel Grossman of West Virginia University asserts that Flint's poisonous drinking water could be correlated to nearly 300 extra fetal deaths according to the Huffington Post. (Photo credit: Michigan Municipal League/Flickr)
President Donald Trump has appointed Congressman Jim Bridenstine (R-OK) to lead NASA, America's preeminent scientific agency, tasked with exploring outer space and the Earth's atmosphere. (photo credit: Youtube)