First of all, where is the headquarters of this “Doomsday Preppers Movement” I’ve been reading about? And where can I sign up?
Nippon Oil & Energy Corp. will create a new electricity supply system that does not rely on conventional electric utilities, aiming for commercialization by fiscal 2014, The Nikkei has reported.
As long as you reset a weight every 30 minutes, you can have a continuous, battery-free light source.
This will not be a fight calling for bloodshed and ruin, but for life. For independence from tyranny. For self-sufficiency and hope.
Michael Richard Smith is a man without a fixed address, someone who leaves it to the wind and tide in Boston Harbor to help decide where he'll dream from night to night.
JWR: My favorite planned substitute for welding in TEOTWAWKI is brazing.
How Would Anarcho-Capitalism Work? We don't need state overlords, says Murray Rothbard / Doing Away With Debt Ceiling Drama, It could backfire on the government. Let's hope, says Peter Schiff / What Will You Do When the Lights Go Out?
This video shows how to build a rocket stove from readily available materials which burns significantly less fuel than an open fire to accomplish the same amount of cooking. The rocket stove generates much less smoke and carbon monoxide than an open
According to U.S. Government estimates, at least 36 states will face water shortages in the next five years, as available supplies decrease due to drought, rising temperatures, population and inefficient management.
One of the very first things I did when I adopted what I like to call the “Prepping Lifestyle” is do a walk around inventory.
If your better half is just as prepared for emergencies as you, or you are a female survivalist who is reading this article, then congratulations!
I'm currently trying to do a cogent analysis of the lower 48 and where my optimum safety location/region might be.
Useful article on producer.com which explains the math of power consumption – what is a kilowatt hour exactly?
The PowerPot® is an innovative power generator crowd funded on kickstarter.com that produces electricity using state-of-the-art thermoelectric technology, in other words—it takes heat and water and turns it into electricity, and with no moving parts.
As a pharmacist of more years than I like to admit, I would like to make a few comments and additions regarding Jason J.'s recent excellent post on "The Core Kit - First Aid and Beyond".
Four African girls have created a generator that produces electricity for six hours using a single liter of urine as fuel.
A first British showing for the acclaimed series A Natural Order by Lucas Foglia
So, you are sitting in your climate controlled home, with lights, refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, heaters, fans, TVs, computers, home theater systems, running water, sanitary systems and all the other things that go along with modern life.
The early morning peace is shattered by the sound of Pan’s saw biting through wooden planks as he constructs a new table. “There are no rules,” he says, “but we all have jobs. We’re not here to screw around.”
A poem dedicated to New Yorkers, who pride themselves on their lack of self-sufficiency...
1965 M109A3 Military Shop Van RV w/ SOLAR & M105A2 1.5 ton Trailer - $10500 (Mesa)
Want to get away? This is one of those “Wow!” properties that you must see to fully appreciate.
Full interview with cave dweller; warning, strong language
First – have greatly enjoyed your blog site and your novels. I particularly appreciate the fact that although the stories are fiction – they provide a wealth of preparedness information.
For those of you who are awake and aware of the fact that our current lifestyle is about to change in a big way, this information should appeal to you.
To get to Jaimie Mantzel’s home you’ll need your hiking shoes.
James: As a five year old I lived with my grandparents in a small isolated village in the foothills of the Austrian Alps. This was about 1953 until 1958.
The same output of electricity, now with 100 times less silicon
Small government and free-market capitalism are about to get put to the test in Honduras, where the government has agreed to let an investment group build an experimental city with no taxes on income, capital gains or sales.
The intent of this article is to act as an introduction with some thoughts and primers for moving your family or group in high threat environments...this is directed at those who find they have to move locations after a significant societal collapse