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How to Escape from Zip Ties

There are quite a few hasty methods of illegal restraint and zip ties are a method that’s available to any would-be kidnapper.<p>A few of the other …

Tip of the Day: Ragnar's Rule of Threes

Prolific survival author Ragnar Benson often talks about his Golden Rule of Survival, the Rule of Threes. Depending on the book, he attributes it to …

A Guide To Spotting And Hiding From Drones

Like birdwatching, but for military robots.<p>Consider it a rough Audubon guide to the mechanical fauna of battlefields. Created by Amsterdam-based designer Ruben Pater, the Drone Survival Guide is, on one side, a rough bird watcher's guide to the modern robot at war. The other side is a short section …

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A Personal Wilderness First Aid Kit: What to include?

<b>Why Assemble Your Own First Aid Kit?</b><p>While there are some good outdoor first aid kits on the market, there is great value in putting together your own …

Camouflage Essentials

April 30, 2013 by Melanie Swick | 3 Comments<p>There will be times when you’ll want to stay well-hidden. Most of you will never be deployed behind enemy …

Yard Cart, Wagons & Wheelbarrows For Preparedness

Wheels are round! They make it much easier to transport heavy ‘stuff’ from point A to B! As a prepper, are you overlooking the need for yard carts, …

Survival Footwear

Ask any experienced backpacker or outdoors-man and they will tell you that the single most important piece of equipment is their shoes. Take away his …

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Wilderness Pocket Survival Kits - My Kit

As promised a while back, here's a look at one of my personal pocket survival kits. It's not perfect by any means, but I'm pretty happy with it at …

Number of Adobe Accounts Hacked Now Up to 150M, Check Yours

News about the Adobe account hack just keeps getting worse and worse. First, 2.9 million users had supposedly been hacked. Then, the number …

10 Urban Survival Skills

This is a brainstorming post. These skills are in no particular order.<p>1. Learn to identify exit routes. Here “exit routes” is a general concept. Mice …

Fire from a Can of Coke and a Chocolate Bar

<b>A Wildwood Survival exclusive</b> - featured on <i>Mythbusters</i> (but it was here they got the idea).<br>And many other places on the Internet. <b>Wildwood Survival is</b> …

6 Trees Every Survivalist Should Know & Why

Now is a good time to go out and flag the following six trees before the leaves drop (except the pine). Revisit them in the winter and learn how to …

Advantages of the Dakota Fire Hole

A Dakota Fire Hole is simply a method of building a fire that utilizes a number of advantages over other types of fires. It will burn hot, it will …

Wilderness Survival Cell Phone | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart</i>.<p>Last week we talked about the many survival uses of the tampon. But unless he specifically …

Why Safety Pins Should be in Your Survival Kit

Small, lightweight, and multi-purpose items are sure to find their way into my every day carry survival kit. And few things are smaller, weigh less, …

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Essential Wilderness Equipment

If you were stranded in the middle of nowhere, your chances of survival would be significantly higher if you had this equipment with you. To me, …

‎FiLMiC Pro on the App Store

6.6.0<p>Jul 11, 2018<p>This version includes the following notable new features as well as bug fixes and plenty of performance improvements:<p>— New and …

Pak scribe kidnapped, tortured in Karachi

A prominent Pakistani journalist was allegedly kidnapped and tortured by unidentified persons in Karachi.<p>“I was kidnapped, tortured & now forced to …

Conflict Photographer Shares What He’s Learned in 20 Years of Covering War

Photojournalism can be a dangerous profession, especially for those photojournalists who are drawn to conflict photography. Once such photojournalist …

Radar developing SMS reporting app

<b>Credit: lirneasia on Flickr. Some rights reserved</b><p>Radar, a media development and citizen journalism organisation, is developing a SMS reporting …

How new focus is driving digital revenue at Johnston Press

<b>Credit: Image by Johan Larsson on Flickr. Creative commons licence. Some rights reserved.</b><p>Johnston Press has announced a growth in online audiences …

Create a Smaller, Emailable Copy of Your RAW Photo Using Lightroom’s Export

Need to send someone some RAW photographs but hate the fact that they weigh tens of megabytes each? You can actually resize the files to smaller …

Reuters Ditches North American Sports Photogs, Strikes Deal with USA Today

Freelance sports photographers who have been on contract with Reuters in North America have been receiving some unpleasant calls over the past couple …