National Geographic News

Why Fire Walking Doesn’t Burn: Science or Spirituality?

A discussion about why you don’t burn when walking on coals. (09/01/2005)


Firewalking Improves Mediation Skills

Some may say that retired Judge, and now mediator, Darrel Lewis, walks on water because of his ability to settle difficult cases. Judge Lewis has to deny that ability, but he can now say that he does walk on fire. He recently walked bare-footed on a 20-foot-long bed of 1,200 degree coals. (12/29/2008)