8 Telltale Signs a Twister’s a-Coming!

Sure, most people have a good idea what do to when they know a tornado is nearby. The problem is they need a weatherman or a phone to tell them when to do it. As we all know, not every tornado is preceded by a warning. Heck, many of them aren't even confirmed until the following day...   ...after the damage has been done (damage that can include lives lost). That's why … [Read more...]




5 Life-Saving Medicinal Mushrooms Growing in Your Backyard [FIELD GUIDE]

According to Dr. Oz, mushrooms are one of the super foods you should incorporate into your diet on a regular basis. All mushrooms have anti-cancer properties, according to Dr. Joel Furhman, preventing tumor growth and even aiding in weight loss. Whether you’re lost in the woods or dealing with a post-apocalyptic situation without any access to medical care, it’s vital to be … [Read more...]




5 Dirt Cheap “Space Heaters” You Can Build Today [STEP-BY-STEP]

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Does the idea of wearing all of your winter clothing and gear indoors sound awful? It should because the only reason you would need to do this is if you have no heat. It’s possible to lose access to heating for a long list of reasons, including a winter storm that knocks the power out or a SHTF scenario. If you don’t want to be at risk of freezing to death in your home, it’s … [Read more...]




How to Sight in Your Deer Rifle in 5 Steps [SUPER SIMPLE]

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Getting your hunting rifle perfectly zeroed in can be frustrating for shooters of any experience level, particularly when you're working with an unfamiliar, newly mounted scope. In the old days, it could take lot of wasted time and ammo to get your rifle hitting paper, much less the bullseye. The process could get fairly expensive, not to mention frustrating. In certain … [Read more...]




Top 16 Hilariously Hostile No Trespassing Signs [GALLERY]

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Clever signs warning unwelcome visitors that they may be putting their lives in danger are nothing new. In fact, wasn't it King Tut that etched the very first, "You Loot, We Shoot" sign (in heiroglypics of course) into the entrance to his tomb? We're kidding of course... Many security professionals recommend placing signs in strategic places on your property. We doubt … [Read more...]




7 Highly Effective Self-Defense Weapons That Don’t Go BANG

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When it comes to self-defense, there's a reason that the police, secret service, military police and FBI all carry sidearms. Firearms are the overwhelming favorite among security professionals as well they should be. Unfortunately, civilians aren't always offered the same access to self-defense tools that government officials are given. Even with the Second Amendment … [Read more...]




8 Ways to Open a Beer Without a Bottle Opener [VIDEO]

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Congratulations on arriving at this article. You've taken the critical first step in solving one of the most distressing survival challenges facing millions of Americans: How to open a beer in a scenario where you've forgotten your bottle opener. It's very scary, we know, but it does happen. And when it does, you must have a worthy backup plan... or you and your loved … [Read more...]