Shaquille O’NealThe Earth is round, but the world isn’t ready for it.

When asked if he believed the controversial 2017 remarks, the NBA legend was 50 and he affirmed his belief that the Earth is flat on Aug. 23.

He stated, “It is a theory,” in an interview on The Associated Press. Kyle & Jackie O Show. Although it’s only a theory, they can teach us lots of things.

Shaq then doubled down on his claims, sharing that he “flew straight” from the United States to Australia right before appearing on the radio show. “I flew 20 hours today, not once did I go this way,” he explained, before adding that his plane “didn’t tip over” or “go upside down” during the trip.

Host denies the theory. Kyle Sandiland questioned how someone could fly to the other side of the world in different directions, to which Shaq replied, “It’s still a straight line, you don’t go under.”

Shaq has different views on the form of the planet. He also stated that he does not believe the earth spins.