1 in 4 Americans believe that the Earth is the center of the universe. Are you one of them?
For over 500 years we’ve known that Earth revolves around the sun. It’s pretty common knowledge… that is, unless you’re actress Kate Mulgrew. That’s right, Capt. Kathryn Janeway from ‘Star Trek: Voyager’ is narrating a new documentary that’s trying to promote the idea of a geocentric universe, or a universe with Earth at its center.
The documentary is funded in part by Robert Sungenis, a well known far-rght conservative and anti-semite, who not only denies the laws of space, but that the Holocaust ever existed. The trailer takes quotes from well known scientists and physicists and tries to build a case for this non-scientific theory:
If you think all of this is silly, maybe you should think twice. 1 in 4 Americans actually believe that the sun, planets and all stars revolve around Earth. So let’s see what you think: