More than 200 flat-Earth enthusiasts descended on West Midlands, England, this past weekend to "engage freely in deep and meaningful discussions," according to the Flat Earth Convention UK.

The Earth's glorious globular-ness was proved more than 2,000 years ago by the ancient Greeks, but there's a small subset of people who think the planet is a disk despite enjoying the downward pull of gravity that could only result from living on a sphere.

At this conference, they were presenting their scientific evidence for such a disk.

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According to the group that put on the convention, the gathering also included some "alternative viewpoints."

We truly hope that new friendships are forged, ideas and experiments are brain stormed and future actions are set in motion," they state on their website.

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