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The Earth is not a planet

Many years ago someone asked me: Would you consider the Earth not rotating and fixed at the centre of the universe? So I did and thought right away, “Why not?” Intuitively, it seemed plausible then and still does today. After all, this is what we experience day after day after day. We see the Sun, Moon, and stars rotating every twenty-four hours like clockwork. The Sun rises and sets...