Making a meal of it
Ever wondered what the nutritional value of human flesh is?
The human body is edible and there have been documented instances of human cannibalism for thousands of years and across many cultures. Human flesh has been used as one form of nutrition from Paleolithic times to those desperate for food in 20th century concentration camps and among survivors of disasters in remote areas. However, according to one recent study of "nutritional human cannibalism" during the Paleolithic (when there was no evidence cannibalism was practised for a spiritual or ritual purpose) the human body is not