Survival Tactics

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Old-School Navigation: Could You Find Your Way Home Without Your Phone?

Whether you're in the woods or an unfamiliar city, getting lost is no fun. The fear of not being able to find your way home is an ancient one that existed long before smartphones...
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How to Make Your Own Throwing Spear

When it comes to arming up for survival, you can’t do too much better than a multi-purpose throwing spear. The tried and true weapon has a history that dates back over 400,000 years. The combination...
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5 Ways to Build an Emergency Survival Shelter

In a survival situation, the deadliest factor can be your lack of preparation. If you need to build an emergency shelter out in the wilderness, your knowledge and experience of your surroundings are the...
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How to Build a Fire in the Wilderness

Whether you are in a camping, hiking or backpacking survival situation, a fire is very necessary. It can be your only source of heat during cold nights, and can also be used to cook your...
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Three Ways to Find a Clean Water Supply for Drinking

In our modern, over-polluted world, there is always a chance for our water supply to be compromised and tainted. And in the event of a natural disaster, water pipes can be destroyed, making our...
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How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse

A popular motif in pop culture in recent years has been the concept of the zombie apocalypse. In this hypothetical scenario, a huge portion of the population is turned into mindless, ravenous monsters and...
Cold Weather Tents

A Cold Weather Tent Can Save Your Life – How to Choose One

Staying warm and safe in the most extreme weather patterns can be quite difficult if you’re camping or spending time outdoors. If you love extreme camping, or find yourself in a survival situation, you’re going...
Outdoor Survival Tips

Four Tips to Keep You Alive Outdoors

You might not think you’re likely to find yourself in an extreme survival situation. After all, you live in an industrialized nation and live a relatively comfortable life, right? Well, it never hurts to...
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Surviving a Cold Weather Power Outage

If you live in an area prone to extreme winter conditions, you’re going to want to make sure you’re prepared for a winter power outage. Depending on where you live, such an outage could...
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How to Survive a Major Pandemic

One of the most enduring fears of the modern age is the fear of a major pandemic bringing about the fall of society. If such a massive pandemic were to occur, how would you...

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