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How To Survive A Hurricane: Hurricane Safety Tips

All U.S. Atlantic seaboard and Gulf coastal areas are subject to hurricanes or tropical storms. If you live in a susceptible area, be prepared!...
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Primitive Technology: Wood Ash Cement

I developed an experimental cement from made only from re-fired wood ash as its cementitious material. It was mixed with crushed terracotta as an...
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Some Basic Survival Skills Everyone Should Know

We live in a techno-centric age. Everything is at our fingertips. We have cell phones that can navigate our roads from point A-to-point B....
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Wilderness Survival: Five Of The Asian YouTube Stars Getting Millions Of Hits

The idea of having “survival skills” means different things to different people. For those living in teeming metropolises such as Hong Kong, this involves...
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The Ultimate Army Field Guide To Wild Edible Plants

Experts estimate that about 300,000 classified plants grow on the earth’s surface, including many which grow on mountain tops and ocean floors. Of these,...
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How To Start A Cool-Season Vegetable Garden

Image Credit In late summer or late winter, you may think your vegetable garden is kaput. But if you live in a mild-winter climate you...
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Toddlers Learn Water Survival Skills

Some children - at a young age - are learning to save their own lives if they were to fall in a pool. For 15...
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Foraging For Wild Food – The Nitty-Gritty On Gathering

Before we step foot into the outdoors and expect to start blindly sampling any colorful fruit and berry we spot, we need to first...
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Hands-Only CPR Can Triple The Chance Of Survival

If someone starts hands-only CPR when that clock starts ticking, the victim's chance of survival triples. When someone's heart stops the clock starts ticking. More...
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How To Create A Natural Remedies Checklist

Each year about this time, I start preparing for the Winter months by making tinctures and elderberry syrup (you can freeze ahead) and other...