A fire in the belly: Can people spontaneously combust? | Curio

A fire in the belly: Can people spontaneously combust?

13 mins | May 28, 2017

What is spontaneous human combustion? Does the consumption alcohol cause human bodies to burst into flames? Colin Dickey writing in Lapham’s Quarterly throws light on the debate that raged a couple of centuries ago.

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From Lapham's Quarterly