EARTH AND EARTHLY RELIGIONS?
Both these discoveries at their respective points of time must have been as baffling to the human mind. It is just that the former was better sorted out by the time of advent of Islam while the latter wasn’t fully sorted out yet.
About the presence of such a large continent like America [discovered about 800 years after Mohammed and about 1500 years after Christ] both these scriptures are absolutely silent. And about the shortened or elongated days and nights on the North and the South poles the books appear prima facie completely inaccurate.
Now, from these facts, can’t this be surmised that the scriptures merely reflect the stock of knowledge available to humans [may be, the better informed humans] of the time?