Bugging Out with the Right People

When the SHTF, often you must bug out if you want to survive. But the people you choose to bug out with matter. Your survival...

Pressure Points To Control Arterial Bleeding

Overview Pressure points can be used in an emergency to reduce circulation to areas in the body. By reducing bleeding, you can enable a patient...

7 Aspects of Bushcraft

1.   The Blade The Cutting blade, the most important tool to the Bushcrafter. It is as important as the sword is to a warrior or teeth...

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 -...

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...

How To Read a Map Like an Old-Timer

A dangerous norm is emerging. The widespread adoption of navigation systems is dumbifying the American navigator, making them incapable of reading a map, much...

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...

Physical Fitness Prepping for a Bug Out Scenario

A bug out scenario isn’t the time to be huffing and puffing and lagging behind because you’re not physically prepared for the demand on...

Practice Makes Perfect

Having a bug out plan is one thing but having to put it into action is another. Everything looks different when emotions are heightened...

How To Make Charcloth

To make a spark that can light a fire, all you need is flint, tinder, and some good old fashioned friction. It’s a fire-making...

Guns

Losing your bearings

Are YOU bulletproof?

You loot, we shoot