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Stay Safe by Raising Your Level of Awareness

During times of emergency, you can either choose to be proactive or reactive. The difference is that by being proactive, you are more in control of the situation. If you’re reactive like most people, your awareness level is low. Sudden acts of violence that seem to spring out of nowhere can take you by surprise because you’re unaware of what ...

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Staying Prepared for Terrorist Threats

There’s no denying the fact that terrorist incidents are on the rise. While people debate on social media over whether the government should use the term ‘Radical Islam’, the truth of the matter is that many people are dying from terrorist attacks that have become a very real possibility due to globalization, influx of refugees and many other factors. As ...

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11 War Zone Tactics You Must Know

The Roman philosopher, Marcus Tullius Cicero once said, “In time of war, the laws fall silent.”Marcus Tullius Cicero This is a very important quote to bear in mind if you’re a prepper. While the only current major wars seem to be occurring in far away places like the Middle East, war is a very real possibility and can happen at ...

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Urban Survival in the Aftermath of a Natural Disaster

There are many different types of natural disaster all of which have, at some point in recent history, seriously affected a major urban area at some location around the world. Hurricanes, tsunamis and earthquakes appear all too often on news bulletins and they all result in loss of life in almost every case. The horrible truth is that when a ...

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Flint Knapping for Beginners

Flint Knapping for Beginners

Flint knapping for beginners *This article was submitted as a guest publication by an outside source.* Making a knife from a flint stone is easier than you think, it only takes a few minutes to make a razor sharp edge. It’s called knapping, don’t worry it’s just a posh word for snapping flint! First you need the right stone, flint ...

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Beginners Guide To Bow Sports

Beginners Guide To Bow Sports *This article was submitted as a guest publication by an outside source.* So before I start this article I have to confess, I’m not a true prepper, I don’t have a plan for when the SHTF, I don’t have a survival cache, bug-out-bag or anything like that, I’ve not planned and prepared for what may ...

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Earthquake Preparedness Plans And Kits

Preparation is vital especially when facing natural disasters. Although we cannot predict when earthquakes will happen, earthquake preparedness can go a long way in helping you cope during and after inevitable earthquakes. Moreover, it is vital to remember that in times of calamities and disasters, cops, firefighter sand even paramedics, might not arrive when you need them so you must ...

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Tips On Hurricane Preparedness

There are many risks that we normally get exposed to day in day out. Some of them are less severe while others are extremely dangerous. A good example of the risks that face mankind is a natural disaster. Some of these calamities lead to loss of both property and life. Examples of natural calamities include earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, lightening, hurricanes ...

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TOP 3 URBAN SURVIVAL SKILLS YOU MUST HAVE

Manmade and natural disasters are inevitable, most especially in these modern times. Once you put this into consideration, you will the realize the importance of having the necessary skills to survive if and when you find yourself caught up in a life threatening situation, especially in the urban survival setting. What is more, having these basic urban survival skills will ...

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Survival Shelter

Almost every survival guide makes a point to explain the importance of shelter. In times of unrest and disaster, you need that one place that will now become your sanctuary. But when your mind is in distress and basic resources are scarce, how do you pull through to put up a shelter. Well, it is advisable to use whatever is ...

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How to Stockpile survival food

Almost every day, one has to hear of a disaster in a particular place in the world. People are dying of earthquakes, hurricanes and many other natural or man made tragedies. In the current times when the threat of terrorism is in everyone’s mind, many people have obviously thought of ways to prepare their families for such disasters. The first thing ...

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Importance of Fire in Survival Situation

Fire is scientifically defined as a mass of burning gases. It results when matter burns beyond its combustion point and it releases energy in form of heat energy. Fire has been important for the survival of man in the following ways:- Cooking food Most of the food we eat is usually cooked. Eating raw food has been in the decrease ...

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