Geoff Meade

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Bugs, Insects, and a Spider You Can Eat for Survival

Share Email Comments<p>If you were lost in the wilderness or had no access to food due to a natural disaster, would you know which bugs, insects, and …

Survival Shovel

It's described as being for "outdoor sports lovers", but something tells us this Survival Shovel is just as useful for keeping yourself alive. Made …

SNAP! PRO Camera Case Kit by bitplay

Editor's Rating<p>4.7?<p>Discovered on 2016-03-10<p>Transform your iPhoneography into stunning imagery with the SNAP! PRO Camera Case Kit by bitplay. Fitting …

Crowd Funding

100 top items that will disappear in an emergency - Southern Belle Prepper

<b>Preparedness F.Y.I</b><p><b>The First 100 Items that will disappear in a Disaster or Crisis:</b><p>This is a partial list of many things that disappear fast in an …

Knife Blades: Common Steels Explained

Knife-makers use dozens of steel types to create knife blades. Which one is right for you? We look at 10 common steels used by popular knife brands …

15 New Prepper Products

Serious and catastrophic events can break out at a moment’s notice. There are a number of prepper products you should have on hand to keep you and …

How to survive a global disaster: a handy guide

Whether it’s a natural disaster, bioterrorist attack or pandemic, experts reckon society as we know it will collapse within 13 days of a catastrophic event. So what do you do next?<p>On 22 June, 2001, Tara O’Toole and Thomas Inglesby of the Johns Hopkins Center for Civilian Biodefense Strategies, …

Homeland Security

25 roads that everyone should drive in their lifetime

Some provide incredible views and others are works of art in their own right.<p>From an oceanside cruise in Hawaii to treacherous hairpin turns in the Swiss Alps, these roads prove that sometimes the journey is much more captivating than the destination.<p><i>An earlier version of this post was written by</i> …

The Definitive Guide to Buying a Drone

--><p>Today’s quadcopter drones have revolutionized both professional and amateur filmmaking and picture-taking. These smart, self-stabilizing and …

Drones

'Tour Divide' Champ's Secrets To Conquer A Mountain Range

Unassuming cyclist Josh Kato crushed last year’s Great Tour Divide, a self-supported race that crosses the United States north to south over the …

Bikepacking

11 of the world's greatest travel experiences

They're big. They're life-affirming. They're bucket-list beauties. Warning: this list will cause instant wanderlust<p>Plunging into the wilderness, …

Hiking

News: Turtleback Trailers unveils weekender

Many of you are probably familiar with Turtleback Trailers by now. Despite their relatively new status in the marketplace, the Arizona based company …

Other Essential Tools to Carry With You in the Backcountry

Other Essential Tools to Carry With You in the Backcountry Resident knife and tool nerd, Nick LeFort, has a few recommendations on some tools that …

15 Survival Gadgets For Your Next Outdoor Adventure

You've never wanted to go outside more than now.

7 Simple Tips to Improve Your Photography Skills

With the creative flexibility that photo editing tools like Adobe Photoshop offer, many rely on post-processing to improve their photos. However, if you are not keen on getting all techie and learning the ropes of photo editing tools, you can still come up with nice photos.<p>Below are seven simple …

The Entire 'Photographing the World' Behind the Scenes Wraps Up In New Zealand

We have finally made it to the end of our behind-the-scenes series of Elia Locardi's “Photographing the World” tutorial. In episode 18, we continue …

New Zealand

6 Ingredients to Swap for Breadcrumbs, Because You Are Creative and Fabulous

Get your crispy and delicious on. These ingredients prove that breadcrumbs don't own the breading game.<p>If it's not a scientific fact that breading immediately improves any food, it should be. So don't let your mom's seasoned fine breadcrumb-baked chicken breast restrict your imagination. Experiment …

The 13 Best Tents for All of Your Summer Adventures

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated to reflect our selections for 2017.<p>You’ve got your new favorite sleeping bag, your trusty fly fishing rod, …

I Hunt for New Perspectives in Amsterdam Night Photography

In a world where almost everybody has a camera in their pocket, it is a big challenge to find new perspectives and to find new ways to amaze people. …

Photography

How to Train for the Zombie Apocalypse

People love to talk about the apocalypse. Maybe it's a useful way to sort out the important issues, the non-starters and non sequiturs. Perhaps it …

This Is How People With Full-Time Jobs Can Travel The World

Since I first snuck off as a teenager to work as a beer model (long story) in Vietnam, I’ve been lucky enough to travel widely across many different …

Jurassic Park

How to pack for off road Bike Packing

39 Fantastic Prepping Tips

People often ask where my ideas and where my knowledge comes from. When that happens, I chuckle a bit to myself because just like the person asking, …

Red Cross

The Search and Rescue Pack

Working for search and rescue is no easy task, and when your job is to go out and save people, you need the right gear not just for yourself, but …

Survival Skills: Build Your Own Trauma Kit

Trauma kits are meant to deal with major injuries and keep someone alive until medical care can be reached. Hopefully you never need one, but the …

Experienced World Traveler Gives His Top Travel Tips For Planning And Packing

<i>These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answers by Leon Kitain, World Traveler on the Cheap: 30+ Countries Total, 6 Months in Asia in 2015, on Quora.</b><p>Q: How do you plan your trips e.g., how do …

Bikepacking the Fraser Canyon

Simple DIY portable solar power box for camping or emergencies

The Graywolf Survival field-expedient solar panel powerbox<p>Unless you’re one of the stubborn idiots who think that in a TEOTWAWKI (The End Of The …