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  • Duct Tape: Ultimate Survival Tool?

    Duct tape has become so popular because of its versatility. Ask anyone who is familiar with the polyethylene-coated, pressure-sensitive roll of adhesive about how they have used it and they...

    • Posted 3 hours ago
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  • ferguson, riots, protests, ferguson missouri, darren wilson, michael brown
    Ferguson Riots: What You Need to Know

    With the Grand Jury’s announcement last night, Ferguson has once again erupted in violence. In case you hadn’t heard, the Grand Jury decided not to indict officer Darren Wilson...

    • Posted 17 hours ago
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  • how to start a fire, how to build a fire, fire starting, char cloth
    How to Start a Fire with Char Cloth | Survival Basics

    Throughout most of human history, man has learned that a few necessities can and do make the difference between life and death.  While emergency food stores, stored water, and...

    • Posted 1 day ago
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  • workplace emergency kit, survival kit, emergency survival kit, disaster preparedness kit
    Emergency Kits for the Workplace | Be Prepared Everywhere

    Most of us have at least one emergency kit, and many of us have more than one. Typically, people keep an emergency kit in their vehicle as well as...

    • Posted 4 days ago
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  • winter storms, winter survival, winter storm survival, cold weather survival, driving in snow, driving on ice
    Winter Storms | How to Stay Warm and Survive

    The recent winter storms have left Buffalo, New York under seven feet of snow and counting. These winter storms can be devastating. Obviously those affected have to deal with...

    • Posted 5 days ago
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  • smartphone apps, survival apps, survival tools, survival tips, prepper tips
    12 Survival Smartphone Apps | Preparedness

    A couple of years ago, we posted an article on how to use your smartphone or cellphone as a survival tool. It showed how a broken or dead phone...

    • Posted 5 days ago
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  • paracord, paracord projects, diy survival gear, prepper tips, survival tips and tricks
    Paracord: Everything You’ll Ever Need to Know

    Paracord is a prepper’s best friend. It’s strong, versatile, inexpensive, lightweight and easy to carry with you wherever you go. The uses for it are virtually endless. From clothing...

    • Posted 6 days ago
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  • power outage, winter power outage, winter storm, emergency preparedness, power grid failure
    Ready your Home for a Power Outage

    Winter hit hard and fast this year. This week, every state in the country has experienced below-freezing weather, and for some there seems to be no end in sight....

    • Posted 7 days ago
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  • Emergency Preparedness | IS 72 Hours Enough?
    Emergency Preparedness | IS 72 Hours Enough?

    For the average citizen, an emergency preparedness kit is a ready-to-use, portable package containing supplies, food and water rations, as well as other vital supplies and equipment for maintaining...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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