Posted by claire on October 7, 2011 ·
5 Weird Old Laws
Laws are generally put in place to keep society safe; however the rule books are not regularly updated. There are still some laws in existence that are not only baffling but downright stupid. Either they have just remained unnoticed or there is someone somewhere who feels (for reasons best kept to themselves) that they are still relevant. Decide for yourself, here are just five [...]
Posted by claire on October 4, 2011 ·
Spontaneous Human Combustion
Fact or Fantasy?
Ashes to ashes?
Although hard to define and even harder to verify the mystery of Spontaneous Human Combustion (SHC) has been a topic of media interest for at least 300 years, with over 200 reported cases. Just lately the cause of death of Mr Michael Flaherty (76) left investigating officers bemused and bewildered for the best part of a year, until finally [...]