Who was first to discover the world was round?

Answer The Greeks were the first people to theorize that the earth was round in 500 B.C. Around A.D. 150 Claudius Ptolemy used archived information from a library in Alexandria, Egypt, to compile Geograp... Read More »

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Who discovered the world is round, not flat?

There really is no evidence that ancient people thought the world was flat, according to Goddard Space Flight Center’s David P. Stern. Aristotle proposed a spherical Earth based on his observatio... Read More »

How much does a round-the-world trip cost?

As of July 2010, oneworld offers a round-the-world airfare for travel to three continents on 11 participating airlines for $9,899 per person in economy class. Such airfares offer a good value but c... Read More »

Who sings"People Make the World Go Round"?

The Philadelphia soul group The Stylistics sing the song "People Make the World Go Round," according to iTunes. The song appears on "The Original Debut Album," released on Jan. 1, 1973. According t... Read More »

Which Celebrity Said"Money Makes the World Go Round"?

Joel Grey was the celebrity who sang the lyric "Money makes the world go round" in "Cabaret," a musical. The song was called "Money, Money." John Kander wrote the music, and Fred Ebb wrote the lyri... Read More »