Spontaneous Human Combustion at Gothenburg Train Station?

It seems as though stories of spontaneous human combustion are making a comeback. We’ve blogged about a few of these stories (in an adult video store, an Irish case, and a second case in Ireland), and I just came across this story of some more SHC (spontaneous human combustion for people who like acronyms). We’ve […]

Second case of spontaneous human combustion in Ireland

Back in September, we reported on the apparent first case of spontaneous human combustion ever reported in Ireland. Now comes news that a second case has been reported, this time the victim being a woman. In the second case of suspected human combustion in Ireland this year, a 50-year-old mother of three has died in an “unusually […]

Second case of spontaneous human combustion in Ireland

Back in September, we reported on the apparent first case of spontaneous human combustion ever reported in Ireland. Now comes news that a second case has been reported, this time the victim being a woman. In the second case of suspected human combustion in Ireland this year, a 50-year-old mother of three has died in an “unusually […]

First Irish Case of Spontaneous Human Combustion?

Spontaneous human combustion is one of those weird fringe phenomena that you don’t hear about too often anymore, except perhaps in encyclopedias of the weird and unexplained (which I love, by the way). Most cases I’ve heard about it were from a century ago or more, and with the occasional occurrence in the ’50s or ’60s. But […]

First Irish Case of Spontaneous Human Combustion?

Spontaneous human combustion is one of those weird fringe phenomena that you don’t hear about too often anymore, except perhaps in encyclopedias of the weird and unexplained (which I love, by the way). Most cases I’ve heard about it were from a century ago or more, and with the occasional occurrence in the ’50s or ’60s. But […]