A photographer thought the hardest part of his space photo project would be persuading NASA to let him take pictures of delicate objects. Then came the flat earthers.
A photographer tried to post Facebook/Instagram ads to raise money for a NASA-related book. Flat earthers commented on the ads, disparaging them. Algorithms flagged the ads, yanking them down 15-20 times. Lovely.
Sigh, pretty sure I tipped the off on this story... would've been nice to get a h/t.
How Flat Earthers Nearly Derailed a Space Photo Book