News Could your child survive alone in the woods?
Mother Nature Network.com
There's a hierarchy of survival skills that are more age-appropriate for children than teaching them how to skin a squirrel for supper.
News Simple Portable Stoves, by Carolyn P.
The survivalist movement is growing at great rate today. You only have to read some of the articles posted in this blog to know that.
News Panasonic Develops Solar Lantern for People Living without Electricity
http://www.itnewsonline.com, JCN Newswire
Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has developed a solar lantern that doubles as a charger for people living without electricity.
News House of the week: Wairarapa off-grid
http://www.stuff.co.nz, JILL WILD
Anna Marie Kingsley and Malcolm Batchelor knew nothing about design or power generation when they embarked on building their virtually self-sufficient family home in the Wairarapa valley.
News Selecting a Prepper's Firearms, by Frog
Without a doubt, firearms are one of the most important preps we have to make; without a way to defend them, none of the other supplies we amass are truly accounted for.
News Bosnia war survivor warns of things to come in collapse of America
We are republishing two important stories here (with links to original sources) that you need to read.
News Primitive Outdoor Skills: Dead Trees
One of the most exciting things about primitive outdoor survival skills is the fact that nothing is viewed as garbage. Everything in the environment can be put to use if a person is willing to think out of the box.
News Wisconsin Family Discovers Fully-Stocked Fallout Shelter in Their Back Yard...
http://lewrockwell.com, Daily Mail
For more than a decade after they moved into their house in Neenah, Wisconsin, the Zwick family knew they had a Cold War bunker in their backyard.
News Sewing, Mending and Altering Your Clothing After the Ball Drops, Part 2, by Belle
Last summer I wrote an article on dealing with trash at your retreat and recently I wrote Part 1 of this article about sewing.
News Bushcraft Blades for Teaching Children
When, as a survivalist or prepper, should we begin educating our offspring on some of the bushcraft skills we ourselves are capable of performing?
News The Importance of Off Grid Energy
It is no secret that there are more U.S. citizens living on the grid than there are enjoying a self-reliant lifestyle using off grid energy.
News Make Your Own Inexpensive Frangible Slugs
http://www.survivalblog.com, by Sailor Frank
With the current ammo shortages that have been plaguing the country and seem to have no end in sight, having a way to stock up on a key caliber for your preps is vital.
News Letter Re: Building Cabins on a Shoestring Budget
Dear CPT Rawles,
This letter is provided as a reply to your reader who wrote in about Building Cabins on a Shoestring Budget.
News 55 Gallon Barrel/Drum Closed Top - Blue
A blue 55 gallon used food grade, closed top water barrel, container that has two 2" bungs on top, one is a fine thread and one is a coarse thread.
News How to Stock Your Disaster Pantry
As part of our April cover story on surviving anything, PopMech set up our own disaster pantry. Here's our guide to a sensible backup food supply that will sustain a family for a month.
News How Living Off the Grid Works
Two friends with a dependence on oil must survive (off the grid) without electricity or meat -- and they must recycle everything, including their own waste.
News Six supplements that could make a difference when exposed to bioterrorism or other poison agents
The horrific bombings at the Boston Marathon and the ricin-laced letters sent to government officials served as unsettling reminders that terrorist acts, including poisonings, can and do happen.
News How can a PVC pipe help you survive?
You've taken steps to prepare for Armageddon, a zombie apocalypse or the next meteor that turns L.A. into a giant sinkhole.
News Lessons Learned From Hurricane Sandy
http://www.survivalblog.com, by The Angry Prepper
Hurricane Sandy tore through the northern eastern seaboard. The hurricane combined with two other weather systems to create a Super storm (Some say). The Hurricane or Super Storm created a destructive path that hasnt been seen this far up north, e
Headlines: Lessons Learned From Hurricane Sandy -- Getting Back to My Roots -- Why I am a Prepper -- How can a PVC pipe help you survive? -- Six supplements that could make a difference when exposed to bioterrorism or other poison agents
-- How Living Off the Grid Works -- How to Stock Your Disaster Pantry -- A Fuel Cell That Runs on Fire -- Diary of a Survivalist- Bugging Out Part 1 -- 55 Gallon Barrel/Drum Closed Top - Blue
-- Letter Re: Building Cabins on a Shoestring Budget -- Make Your Own Inexpensive Frangible Slugs -- The Importance of Off Grid Energy -- Bushcraft Blades for Teaching Children -- Sewing, Mending and Altering Your Clothing After the Ball Drops, Part 2, by Belle -- Wisconsin Family Discovers Fully-Stocked Fallout Shelter in Their Back Yard... -- Primitive Outdoor Skills: Dead Trees -- Bosnia war survivor warns of things to come in collapse of America
-- Living In A Garbage Truck -- Selecting a Prepper's Firearms, by Frog -- Survival Shelters for Tornadoes & Storms -- Low Energy pasta ..
-- House of the week: Wairarapa off-grid -- Panasonic Develops Solar Lantern for People Living without Electricity -- Is Urban Survival really possible? -- Simple Portable Stoves, by Carolyn P. -- Could your child survive alone in the woods? -- Letter Re: The Many Uses of Vacuum-Sealed Bags -- Survival Spider Holes --