Emergency Disinfection of Drinking Water

In an emergency situation where regular water service has been interrupted – like a hurricane, flood, or water pipe breakage – local authorities may...

The Top 10 Survival Items That Could Save Your Life

When a disaster happens, you don’t have time to start thinking about survival supplies you need. You need to be prepared and function on...

Rainwater For Survival

Rainwater is an excellent source of free water, or so you’d think, right? Apparently not, though. For example, some Western states including Utah, Washington...

When the world goes silent

During a disaster, not being able to reach those you care about is the most stressful, horrible thing imaginable, not to mention dangerous -...

You loot, we shoot

When the S hits the fan, you’re going to have to know what to do to protect yourself and those you care about. Whenever...

You’ve got bad blood

In 1932, the United States Public Health Service, working with the Tuskegee Institute, began a study to record the natural history of syphilis in...

Is the “S” about to hit?

How many times have you heard someone say something happened “without warning?” While plenty of life events do take place with no foreshadowing, it’s...

Stitching Wounds: How To Suture

In a SHTF scenario, there will be no hospitals open for business. You will likely need to be able to stitch a wound for...

15 Uses For a Survival Blanket

1. Keeping Warm: The Basics If you’re using your blanket to keep yourself warm–or, perhaps more critically, to keep a child or other family member...

Disinfect Water With Just Solar Rays

Solar Water Disinfection or SODIS as it is called is a relatively simple and straightforward method for disinfecting drinking water.  In short the SODIS...

Guns

You loot, we shoot

Young guns

Scandal unraveling

Ammo grab