10 Survival Myths That Will Get You Killed in an Emergency

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If you’re a prepper, then the name of the game is survival. But what happens when the "survival" tactics you've been taught turn out to be a pack of lies? Unfortunately, there's a TON of misinformation swirling around the survivalism movement. Some of it simply doesn't work at all, putting your plans in serious danger of failure or collapse. Some of these myths will … [Read more...]

DIY Camouflage: How to Hide Everything from Your Rifle to Your Rain Barrels

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Camouflage is a great way to stay hidden, and this is why everyone from soldiers to hunters take advantage of this technique. However, it can be used to hide much more than just you and your weapons. In fact, when the SHTF, it will be just as important to camouflage your rain water collection barrels as it is to be able to blend in with your surroundings while you are … [Read more...]

7 Tornado Survival Tips to Remember


Millions of Americans live in the region known as "Tornado Alley." But did you you know you don't have to live in the "alley" to come face to face with a tornado? Tornadoes have been documented in all 50 US states including Hawaii, and they often develop outside of the spring and early summer months. To put it simply, whether you live in "Tornado Alley," travel through … [Read more...]

3 Reasons The Best Gun in a Collapse is NOT a Firearm


Countless pages have been written on the topic of "best guns to have in a survival scenario." We've certainly written our share... But let's consider something heretical for a moment. What if the best gun to have in a SHTF scenario ISN'T a firearm at all? What if it's a pellet gun? It seems downright sacrilegious to most shooters out there, yet these benefits speak for … [Read more...]

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


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...]

7 Survival Uses for Aluminum Foil


Necessity, as they say, is the mother of invention. In a SHTF situation, where supplies are severely limited, necessity appears just about everywhere you look. That means that knowing a multitude of survival hacks is the mother lode of problem solving... Ideally, your survival stockpile should be filled with what I call hyper-multipurpose items like duct-tape, hydrogen … [Read more...]