Survival Raft

If you are an adventurous person, and you are planning a water adventure in the near future, than it might be useful for you to understand the basics of building a survival raft. Although the stories about a person that needs to build a raft from scratch are mostly movie materials that does not mean that anything like that won’t happen to you. Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst. Learning how to build a raft could save your life someday, especially if you are traveling to areas by…

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Island Survival

Do you think you have what it takes to survive on island with virtually no supplies? The survival instincts embedded in our DNA, the instincts that kept generations of people alive before any modern tools were even conceptualized. You never know when you might need the island survival strategies, the odds of you needing them are slim – but they are there. If you are one of the people who are better safe than sorry, then you will benefit from the survival skills discussed here. Also, you should know that…

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Amazing Survival Stories

Every year thousands of people fall victim to nature’s fury by losing their lives from its forces; whether it be in the wilderness or from natural disasters. When facing the brutal forces of nature, man often has little hope for survival. However, some people do defy the odds and live to tell their tale. Amazing Survival Stories – The Story of Paul Templer Accidents happen, and when they happen in nature they tend to be deadly; even those who are trained experts. One of the most amazing survival stories is…

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Survival Trailer

With the constantly rising rent and energy prices, many people are struggling to maintain their standard of living. Some people get so fed up that they abandon modern society in favor of a life off the grid. By living in a survival trailer, the simplification of today’s living standards gets rid of any monetary concerns. But in order to enjoy living in one, it is important for the trailer to have a few basic necessities necessary for survival. Food Storage Space in a Survival Trailer Every trailer that is going…

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How to Live Off the Grid

In today’s society, most people constantly find themselves stressed by mounting phone, cable, and electricity bills. Consequently, there is a growing movement of people adapting the alternative, eco-friendly lifestyle of living off the grid. When people say they live off the grid, what they mean is that they live a completely self-sustaining life by using anything their surroundings provide. By making a few lifestyle modifications, it is possible for anybody to learn how to live off the grid. How to Live Off the Grid Essentials – Your Electricity Source The…

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Living in the Wilderness

With the constant pressure to earn more money in the rat race of today’s society, many people get overwhelmed and often fantasize about abandoning society and living in the wilderness. While such as lifestyle can be quite liberating, it is important to be well-trained and well prepared. Those planning a wilderness life should have a well-thought-out plan in place before abandoning the comforts of society – a society which is often all they know. Useful Skills for Living in the Wilderness Although living in the wilderness may be a pipe…

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Wilderness Life

Beyond the borders of the economically developed fast-paced world, wilderness living is still thriving in many parts of the world. What does the wilderness life mean? It means finding or growing your own food, living alone or almost alone, having your living space away from a community, and basically making a home within nature, not within a city or even a village. But why would anybody be interested in exploring the wilderness? The modern way of living is far more comfortable. Well, read this article and find out about several aspects…

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Wilderness Living

The concept of wilderness living is centered around giving up on the rat race of modern civilization and reverting back to a lifestyle that is in greater accord with nature. While it is possible to successfully live in the wild, those who choose to do so must thoroughly prepare themselves by learning the basic skills needed for it. Skills such as making a fire, finding edible plant life, and building a shelter need to be mastered before making any attempt at living within nature. Wilderness Living Requires the Ability to…

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Survival Hunter Skills

While today most people see hunting as a past time or a sport during hunting season, in the past survival hunter skills were essential for any human, especially for the men (women are believed to have had the role of gatherers of fruits, herbs, and berries). Learning survival skills even influenced the way men see and think. Many experts on the differences between men and women claim that men see better straight ahead and that they have superior spatial awareness due to centuries of evolution as hunters. But why would…

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Will America Survive?

With its dependence on an ever-decreasing supply of oil, coal, and natural gas, America will eventually come to a crossroads where such supplies are too small to meet the country’s demands. The big debate among futurists is will America survive these crossroads by adapting and finding an alternative energy source, or will society collapse in a never ending battle for increasingly scarce resources? Will America Survive an Oil Shortage? According to studies by the University of Omaha’s economics department, the United States consumes 25% of the world’s oil, which amounts…

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