The Atlantic Monthly Fails Science 101, #FlatEarth ers Rejoice ← Wheat-Dogg’s World

Or, how one science writer inadvertently panders to the woo-woo crowd

The Atlantic’s Lizzie Wade may be a talented writer with an Ivy league education, but her Jan. 27 essay about rapper B.o.B.’s Flat Earth nonsense is just jaw-droppingly wrong. It left me, a science educator with three decades experience, generally pissed off enough to write a response. Wade basically says …