Problems look mighty small from 150 miles up

Mankind is forced to venture out, and this is the pinnacle of discovery.

Throughout history, people have never fully grasped the idea of the world as a unified whole: a singular orb with the attributes of a sphere, a circular planet where all paths converge and where there is no central point, since any or no point can be the centre - a common land inhabited by all as equals. If created by free individuals, the world of the flyer will be truly spherical: a globe in reality, not just in thought.