1. Whitebeard

    Whitebeard Senior Member

    Just stumbled on this vid showing away to prove the oblate spheroid nature of the Earth using hi-rez images from the Himawari 8 satalite.

     
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  2. Clouds Givemethewillies

    Clouds Givemethewillies Active Member

    But will you be able to see the sea level _drop_ in the UK when Greenland melts?
     
  3. Whitebeard

    Whitebeard Senior Member

    As Greenland is mainly rock, if that melts sea levels will be the least of anyones problems! :eek:
     
  4. Clouds Givemethewillies

    Clouds Givemethewillies Active Member

    Like it! I was thinking of the ice on top..
     
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  5. Whitebeard

    Whitebeard Senior Member

    I know, but it was such a good delivery it was crying out for a cover drive over mid wicket. :D
    (Thats cricket talk for all you in the US)
     
  6. Clouds Givemethewillies

    Clouds Givemethewillies Active Member

    I wuss wrong. I thought the UK was closer..
    Off topic, but I like counterintuitive.

    https://harvardmagazine.com/2016/09/the-plastic-earth
     
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  7. wow. I had no idea. thank you.
     
  8. cool. too bad that "true" FEer wont be impressed or even convinced by that, cause manmade "satellites" do not exist.