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Need to haul heavy, weird-shaped stuff, like a WWII radio transmitter, or animal carcass? The lowly and largely forgotten packboard can do it. Learn how I made mine for less than $2.
Survivalists are aware that firearms will be the major threat to their safety. Learn what type of body armor you need to survive.
How would you like to get complete nutrition in one food that doesn’t spoil? Sound too good to be true? It’s not. It’s pemmican.
Eating insects not your thing? 2 billion people worldwide consume over 1,900 different species of insect. And I’m one of them.
Surviving a bug out is harder to prep for and do than you think. But you don’t have to feel helpless. Learn how to prepare for and overcome 6 common problems when you must bug out.
Know how to wrestle an alligator? It might just save your life. There’s a even a school that’ll teach you how. Learn more…
Every year over 100 people are attacked and killed by wild animals in the U.S. alone. If you want to avoid being the next victim, you need to learn some unusual and even dangerous survival techniques.
When bugging out, you need to be prepared to go quickly: 10 minutes or less and you're out the door. Learn what to do before, shortly after and during a bug out situation.
Performing an emergency tracheotomy (aka: cricothyroidotomy) is one of the strange survival methods that could be the difference between life and death. Follow these steps to learn how.
Can a parasite keep you alive? In a word: Yes. Maggot therapy can be used in emergencies to clean wounds and help prevent infection. Learn the science behind this weird survival tip.
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Think you won’t need survival first aid skills? You can get lost in the woods or get stranded after a hurricane or flood. Would you know how to stop the bleeding without modern medical care?
Don't Panic! One of the most important unusual survival skills you have to know is how to set a broken limb. Learn how with everyday materials.
Learn survival tips like: How to store Survival Supplies, How to Communicate when Cell Towers are Down, The Best Food to Stockpile and more! Plus – Laugh at liberals with Memes!
In an emergency, survival can depend on using unconventional, and often, let’s face it, gross methods, like leech therapy, to treat a host of health problems
Learn survival tips like: How to lower utility bills, Why you should save tin cans, Why you should always take eye drops on a hike & more! Plus - Laugh at liberals with our memes!
A natural disaster strikes and store shelves are bare. How do you disinfect wounds without modern antiseptics? Use these household items to help prevent infection.
Learn survival tips like: How to treat infection with juice, Natural antiseptics & antibiotics, Why you should save mesh fruit bags & more! Plus - Laugh at liberals with our memes!
Far from modern medical treatment, even minor cases of frostbite can become life-threatening. Learn how to recognize, treat and prevent frostbite.
Learn survival tips like: Essential oils for medicinal use, How to Safely Remove Ticks, The benefits & risks of colloidal silver and more! Plus – Laugh at liberals with Memes!
Read this BEFORE you buy a Berkey water filter for survival water purification. You need a bigger model than you think. See why it may not work as advertised…
Make a functioning Faraday cage with common household items. Prevent eavesdropping and protect your electronics. It really works – video proof!
Learn how to make safe, effective and cheap homemade cleaners from everyday products. Costs only pennies per bottle! Safe for use around kids and pets.
Save $332.80 per year by making homemade rice milk. Costs just 56 cents per gallon! Great milk substitute for lactose intolerance. Kids love the taste!
Our simple homemade laundry soap costs just $2.40 per year! Great for sensitive skin and high-efficiency washers. Uses just 3 ingredients from Walmart.
Why waste your money on store-bought wipes? Making homemade baby wipes is easy, cheap and fast – takes less than 10 minutes! Save $$$ over store-bought. Learn how…
Build a survival bug out bag that works. Learn which types of bags to use (and avoid), what to pack and how to travel in an emergency. Get prepared now.
Why spend $100 on commercial rain barrels? Build your own for less than $20! Emergency water storage is cheap and easy. Only takes minutes to build – Learn how...
Prevent energy-sapping panic by planning ahead, packing the right tools and taking action. Get rescued fast with these essential wilderness survival skills.
Think you have the wilderness survival skills to prevent - or even fend off - a bear attack? Think again. Learn the one simple tip that may save your life
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