Wilderness Survival

Unusual Tales of Missing Hunters
For the average person, getting lost in the wild is an unfortunate but somewhat understandable scenario. Without proper training and preparation, nature can be a cruel mistress. When the missing person is a hunter, however, the situation becomes more intriguing. For starters, most hunters are familiar with the area they...
The Many Uses and Benefits of Peppermint
Which plant helps relieve digestive problems like Irritable Bowel Syndrome, improve your memory, and keep you more alert? • Cinnamon • Sage • Garlic • Peppermint Answer: Peppermint Of the many beneifts it offers, peppermint helps relieve digestive problems like Irritable Bowel Syndrome, improves your memory, and keeps you more alert. But those aren't the...
What You Should Know About ‘Fatal Funnels’
In firearms training, which of these is considered to be a “fatal funnel” area? • Hallway • Doorway • Stairwell • All of the Above Answer: All of the Above In firearms training, hallways, doorways, and stairwells are all considered to be a “fatal funnel” areas. Here’s why… A “fatal funnel” is a term widely used...
This is One of the Safest Toothache Home Remedies to Relieve Pain
Which is one of the safest and most utilized toothache home remedies to relieve pain? • Sips of Whiskey • Warm salt water • Crushed aspirin • OTC Painkillers Answer: Warm Salt Water Warm salt water is one of the safest and most utilized toothache home remedies to help relieve pain. In general, warm salt...
How to Create the Ultimate Dog Out Bag
Dogs make great companions and can add a lot of joy and happiness to our lives. It’s also a serious commitment filled with many responsibilities that comes with being a responsible dog owner. One of the best things about dogs is their willingness to train and work. Even though...
OMG Yes. Watch the video. And watch out... First of all, avoid water known for crocodiles or alligators. If you encounter an alligator or crocodile, move quickly away from it. They prefer to sneak up on their prey so put distance between you and the beast and you'll probably survive. If...
Mosquito Repellents
Zika has been known to exist since 1947, but was long considered to be a minor disease that causes only mild illness. In recent years, Zika became linked to a dramatic increase in cases of microcephaly in Brazil, a birth defect in which babies are born with abnormally small...
How to Start a Fire Using a Battery and a Gum Wrapper
In a survival situation, you can start a fire using a battery and a...? • Gum wrapper • Copper wire • Burnt Charcoal • Piece of plastic In a survival situation, you can start a fire using a battery and a gum wrapper. Here’s how... Using a battery and a gum wrapper is definitely thinking...
What to Know Before Purchasing Survival Clothing
Before purchasing any emergency or disaster preparedness clothing, you need to know? • Your surroundings • Ease of use • Reliable brands • Types of fabrics Answer: Your Surroundings Remember, the type of clothing you choose from will depend primarily on your surroundings (where you live, type of climate, what kind of natural disasters can...
What the ‘SOS’ Distress Signal Really Stands For
What does the ‘SOS’ emergency distress signal stand for? • Save Our Ship • Search Our Seas • Save Our Souls • None of the above Answer: None of the Above The "SOS" emergency distress signal stands for nothing. Here’s why... The signal was never meant to be individual letters. It’s a string of three dots,...

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Hunting Bigfoot? You Had Better Check Local Laws First

Hunting Bigfoot? You Had Better Check Local Laws First

It’s been something that you've been thinking of and researching for years — the infamous Bigfoot. Now you’re determined to hunt it down and...