Can people explode?
No, I'm not talking love, politics, or terrorism here. I'm talking about a 76-year-old man in Galway, Ireland, who, at least according to the local coroner, spontaneously combusted.
I am aware that those who remember "Spinal Tap" will remember the notion expressed within it that dozens of people spontaneously combust every year. There are even times when one feels one has witnessed it.
However, this BBC report presented the notion of a human body apparently being burned without anything from outside actually setting it on fire.
The victim in this case, Michael Faherty, … Read more