Since the tsusami and earthquake in Japan, the earth is no longer a
360 degree circle. It's now 359.7262333 degrees. This means that
from now on, ALL circles are 359.7262333 degrees. This will also
force the time to change on all round clocks. If you have a round
clock, please set your clock back by 0.326666 seconds.
On Fri, 25 Mar 2011 11:06:33 -0700, Smitty Two wrote:
Globe is a shape right? Doesn't matter if it's a model earth or the real
Definition of GLOBE
: something spherical or rounded: as
a : a spherical representation of the earth, a celestial body, or the
b : earth 4
c : orb 5
Since the dialog involved shapes I thought the use of the word Globe to
describe the shape of the Earth rather than circle was a good choice.
I think "oblate sphere" is the proper term. Corrections welcome.
I donno. I think "globe" works.
On 3/25/2011 1:57 AM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
The Earth was/is an imperfect circle only to people who believe the
earth is flat. No I guess I'm wrong, it might be a disc... depending on
what is on the other side.
To most people these days it is an imperfect sphere, changing its shape
all the time.
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