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Dr. Weiss’s Tips for Treating Head Injuries

<b>Excerpt from A Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness and Travel Medicine, by Dr. Eric A. Weiss.</b>Head trauma and brain injury can result from direct impact …

Gear Review: AMK SOL Escape Bivvy...

<i>I’m hosting my first Guest Post Gear Review! This review was sent in from Tim B. of the Outdoor Adventure Team. Tim and his friends explored the</i> …

The Most Influential Gear of All Time

After months of research and countless meetings and back-and-forth emails between <i>Outside</i>'s editors, writers, and gear testers, we've assembled our first-ever list of the most important gear ever created. These are the products and innovations that have made it possible for those who inspire us and …

Great Depression

Emergency Medical First Aid Kits - EPMK Overview by Chinook Medical Gear

I.N.C.H. Survival | Smartphones : A Swiss Army Knife of Technology

I read a lot of different SHTF websites and blogs and one thing I’ve noticed is most of them don’t say much about a smartphone for survival equipment.<p>…

Top 12 Must

Are you prepared for anything? Having the right special forces gear can quite literally mean the difference between life and death. You can’t ever be …

14 Extreme Campers Built for Off-Roading

Overlanding is about the adventure of the journeylong-distance four-wheeling to remotest parts of the world. We recently attended the 2012 Overland Expo in Flagstaff, Ariz., to check out some of the most innovative and extreme overland RVs built for

Do You Know How to Survive an 'Active Shooter' Event?

The East Haven library will host a free talk next month — headed by law enforcement expert Vincent Riccio — that will review how to prevent and …

Mass Shootings

Survival Camping Gear

As you cozy up next to your dakota fire pit, surrounded by mosquitos, chomping away on the chewiest meat you’ve ever sunk your teeth into… it hits …

RECON Footwear presented by Dave Rhoden

Gerber GDC Tools

Whether you're just getting into the every day carry lifestyle or are simply tired of your current mis-matched gear, Gerber GDC Tools ($TBA) are …

The Awesome Adapter for Your 12-Gauge Shotgun That Turns It Into an ‘Ultimate Survival Rifle’

In an extreme survival situation where the appropriate amount of ammunition for the type of firearm you’re carrying can’t necessarily be guaranteed, what would you do? Carry multiple types of firearms to increase your chances of coming across ammo you can use? You could do that, or you could have …

Full Review: The 'Wazoo Survival Gear' Minimalist Survival Bracelet

<i>Firstly, this is an entirely unbiased review. I am not being paid for doing this review. I became aware of the Minimalist Survival Bracelet and its</i> …

Breaking News & Top Stories - Latest World, US & Local News

Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images<p>NEWS ANALYSIS<p>The era of Trump deficits has begun<p>White House<p>advertisement<p>Clive Rose / Getty Images Chloe Kim was hungry …

Gun Forum

Procedural tactics regarding the safe holstering of a handgun have changed dramatically over the years. Here are some things to know.<p>Never heard of …

8 Items You Should Have in Your Emergency Survival Cache

No one knows what the future holds. While we may not want to believe it, things like political instability and a ground invasion are indeed possible …

Field Notes Prize Pack Reader Appreciation Contest *Update!*

<i>See below for winner announcement.</i><p>With the recently published article by The Art of Manliness, we discussed how it was both useful and important to …

Blackhawk Omega 6 Elite Holster @ TacticalGear.com

• Drop Leg thigh holster with quick release belt mount adjustable to any length<br>• Elastic rubberized leg straps for stability and comfort<br>• Three-point …

Outdoor Gearhead

Regardless of whether or not you’re actually trying to be a human Spiderman, action hero, or just looking to punch it out in a rundown and beat up …

Breakdown: Lansky Tactical Apocalypse Survival Kit

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Revolver Vs. Auto for CCW

If you really want to start an argument you can tell your wife you are buying a motorcycle or you tell someone which handgun is best for concealed …

First Aid Tips for Survival Kits

<i>by Brendan Michaels</i><p>A lightweight trauma first aid kit, carried in the pockets of pants or survival kit, ensures you have the equipment to help you …

Best Emergency Gear: Men's Health.com

7 Life-Saving Tools Every Man Needs In the Backcountry<p>7 life-saving essentials every man should carry in the backcountry<p>Even seasoned outdoorsmen can be caught off guard by Mother Nature’s wild unpredictability. But packing a few key pieces of gear can greatly increase your odds of getting out …

Lightweight Survival Gear

Decades ago,when I was a young man in the Army infantry, I sometimes marched 25-30 miles a day with a heavy (65 lb) rucksack attached to my back. …

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, …