George
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George asked in Science & MathematicsBiology · 3 weeks ago

Why is a dead body cold?

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  • Zirp
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    because dead cells don't burn carbohydrates (nor anything else)

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  • 3 weeks ago

    Circulating blood keeps the body warm, once the heart stops, we go to room temperature.

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  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    It cools off to the same temperature as the surroundings.

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  • 3 weeks ago

    A live body generates heat as it "burns" calories.

    A dead body does not.

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