NASA astronauts tried to convince the rapper that the Earth was round

Астронавты NASA попытались убедить рэпера, что Земля - круглая

American rapper raises money to prove to the plane of the Earth

American scientists posted on Twitter proof of the spherical shape of our planet.

NASA astronauts tried to convince rapper B. o.B., which raises money for the launch to prove that the Earth is flat.

First called Terry VIRTs, had been in space twice.

“I can save a lot of money B. o.B. The earth was round. I flew around it,” wrote an astronaut.

I can save BoB a lot of money – The Earth is round. I flew around it. @bobatl @BBCWorld

— Terry Virts (@AstroTerry) September 27, 2017

Then the dispute was joined by buzz Aldrin – one of the astronauts who landed on the moon. Aldrin explained to the rapper that such an orbit.

“I do, too. It’s called orbit – the curved path of a celestial object around a star, planet or moon,” wrote Aldrin.

I did too. It’s called an orbit: the curved path of a celestial object around a star, planet, or moon.

— Buzz Aldrin (@TheRealBuzz) September 27, 2017

Astronaut Scott Kelly sent B. o.B. a video that proves that the Earth is spherical in shape. And offered to donate the money collected to the launch of Sputnik, the victims of hurricane Irma and Maria.

Show you the curve? Here you go @bobatl! One full orbit around Earth. Maybe donate funds raised to #PuertoRicoRelief

— Scott Kelly (@StationCDRKelly) on 27 September 2017.

However, the astronauts are unable to persuade B. o.B.

“People tend to discourage you from something when they have something to hide,” wrote the rapper.

In nine days, he managed to raise almost five thousand dollars. The money was donated 169 people.


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