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radiator

That which radiates or emits rays, whether of light or heat; especially, that part of a heating apparatus from which the heat is radiated or diffused; as, a stream radiator.


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Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?

As far as I know, fires caused by radiators are caused by electric radiators, not water/oil filled ones. Especially the water-filled radiators rarely cause fires, since the water is typically far below 100C and even if it were boiling, the ...

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by biohazard
Mon Dec 09, 2013 11:30 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?
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Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?

1) your radiator argument is invalid. If something catches fire on the radiator, it's because the water is hot. While the water in your body has 37°C and must be heated up, which requires about 7 kJ, as I calculated above. 2) ...

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by JackBean
Fri Dec 06, 2013 10:01 am
 
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Topic: Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?
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Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?

... do you say to that? PS. The 60% water argument is invalid. Radiators can cause things placed onto them to catch on fire, even though internally a radiator is merely hot water. Any heat will be conducted to the skin which will readily ignite as it contains little to no water.

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by Coelacanth
Thu Dec 05, 2013 4:12 pm
 
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Topic: Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?
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Please help with my work

... test for milk for the presence of fat? B) What observation indicates a positive result? Ans; Would this be putting milk on brown paper, then on radiator and if it presents A perm stain it contains fat. 3) Water is a (good absorber of energy) which helps it to maintain a ( stable temperature). ...

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by Olympic
Mon Jul 23, 2012 2:17 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please help with my work
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Bloated stomach

... to feel uncomfortable again. The cabbage soup diet is basically lots of fruits, veggies, and cabbage soup. After just 2 days on it I felt like a radiator that had just been flushed out and I felt sooooo good and my stomach was not swelling up! I guess I'm going to have to stay on it to feel good, ...

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by mirandamassoo04
Sat Apr 07, 2007 3:32 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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