Category: Spontaneous Human Combustion

Spontaneous Human Combustion

Don’t you hate it when you’re just sitting there at home, watching some Horror Movies and enjoying a night at home on the couch, when all of a sudden your arm just randomly bursts into flames? No? Is it just me? Well, it’s not just me ““ there are about 200 reported cases of incidents that may have been spontaneous human combustion (SHC). Here is one of those cases caught by a camera..

The Burned Remains of Mary Reeser, A Victim of Spontaneous Human Combustion

Spontaneous human combustion (SHC) describes reported cases of the burning of a living human body without an apparent external source of ignition. There have been about 200 cited cases worldwide over a period of around 300 years. It is argued that SHC can be caused by an individual’s behaviour and habits – such as alcohol consumption – inner mechanisms of the body, or even acts of God or sorcery. Gruesome photos purporting to show SHC often feature […]