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Fixed-Blade Survival Knives

Few tools are as useful to outdoor enthusiast in an emergency as a sturdy fixed-blade knife. Reliable full-tang survival knives are constructed using …

Camping

How to Use a Speed Square

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a quick look at the speed square, a tool that you may already have, but may not fully understand. While made for framing carpentry, a speed square can be indispensable in a lot of measuring and marking situations. Let’s have a look.<p>What is a Speed Square?<p>A …

Woodworking

Medicine to Stock up on for When There Is No Doctor

Written by Pat Henry on The Prepper Journal.As preppers we stock up on supplies that we think we will need in an emergency. The order of priority for …

Alternative Medicine

6 Strategies to Lighten Your Bug Out Bag

Is it time for BOB to go on a diet???<p>One very popular question I get is about Bug Out Bag weight. Unfortunately, it’s never that there is TOO MUCH …

Backpacking

Backpacking Checklist

Our backpacking checklist is your tried-and-true guide to packing smart for overnight hiking trips. The list is intentionally comprehensive so you …

Simple, Effective DIY Mosquito Trap Made with a Box Fan

This just catches 'em, it's up to you to kill 'em<p>Summer's almost over, but mosquitoes still have at least another month to feast on your flesh. Is …

Total System Collapse In Real Time: “Due to the Shortage of Food… the Desperation Is Enormous”

<i>Editor’s Note: We understand that it couldn’t possibly happen in the United States of America where quantitative easing and Plunge Protection Teams</i> …

Where to Buy Survival Antibiotics without Prescription?

Dr. Alton – medic and prepper:<p>“If we ever find ourselves without modern medical care, we will have to improvise medical strategies that we perhaps …

Bloglovin

<i>Note: This post is part of the Prepared Blogger‘s 30 Days of Preparedness series to celebrate National Preparedness Month.</i><p>Day 26: How to Filter and …

Snorkeling

How to Build a Survival Arsenal

As the world situation continues, in some opinions, to decline, a significant number of individuals have become interested in all things “survival,” …

Self Defense

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

When disaster seems imminent, there’s one vital decision that preppers have to make: grab your bag and bug out or hunker down and bug in? The lyrics …

Convert Your ‘Pavement Queen’ RV Into A Mean Off-Road Prepper Machine Part Two WATER SUPPLY

<b>Convert Your ‘Pavement Queen’ RV</b><p><b>Into A Mean Off-Road Prepper Machine</b><p><b>By: William E. Simpson © 2014 All Rights Reserved</b> <b></b><p><b>Part Two</b> <b></b><p><b>WATER SUPPLY</b><p>It’s a big …

RVs

A Practical Introduction to IoT using Arduino, Node.js and Plotly // Adil Moujahid // Data Analytics and more

Internet of Things (IoT) has been a hot buzzword for the last few years. Simply put, IoT is the concept of connecting objects to a network in order …

Arduino

Mary Meeker: These 16 startups will forever change how we do our jobs

This year, as part of that, she discussed the rise of new apps that help us do our jobs and called out 14 young companies as examples.<p>This isn't a completely objective list. Kleiner has funded most of these companies.<p>Still, some of them you've heard of and are maybe already using. Others you …

Mary Meeker

4.5 Kw Off Grid Solar System Package

Enjoy the freedom of energy independence with our complete Off Grid Solar System Kits. These systems are designed for easy installation and utilize …

Off-grid

What to Do When a Co-Worker Becomes Your New Boss

So, there you are: It’s that awkward moment when you’re told that a fellow colleague is now your new boss. Your mind races as the news sinks in. As …

Self-help