Natural Disaster

Tourists Flee as Volcano Erupts in New Zealand
Hello fellow survivalists! Today we want to share a video with you about the recent volcanic eruption on White Island in New Zealand. https://youtu.be/CigW8hMw9xQ Five tourists are confirmed dead in the eruption, and one American is missing. There were 47 tourists on the island when the eruption occurred. This is a sobering reminder...
What is the best method to clean flood water and make it drinkable in a survival situation? • Use water filter • Distill the water • 1 hour boil • It’s not drinkable Answer: It’s Not Drinkable Flood water is not drinkable. Here’s why... Imagine you haven’t drank water in 2 days and you're surrounded by...
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,...
These are the Best Places to Seek Shelter At Home Against Tornadoes
A tornado is headed towards you and your house has no tornado shelter or basement. What is the best place to seek shelter? • A stairwell • Interior hallway • A closet • All of the above Answer: All Of The Above If a tornado is headed right for you and your house has no...
This is the Deadliest Factor to Consider in Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
What is the deadliest factor to consider in hurricanes and tropical storms? • Violent winds • Drowning • Flying debris • Power outages Answer: Drowning The deadliest factor to consider in hurricanes and tropical cyclones is drowning. Here’s why... In a study done of all tropical cyclones and hurricane deaths over the past 50 years, drowning...
Which natural disaster produces the fastest winds on the planet? • Hurricanes • Tornadoes • Cyclones • Tidal waves Answer: Tornadoes The natural disaster that produces the fastest winds on the planet is tornadoes. Here’s why... A tornado is a violently rotating funnel of air that’s normally caused by thunderstorms, dropping baseball-sized hail. It can have...
The Penalties for Looting During a Natural Disaster
Should “looting” during an emergency or natural disaster become an automatic felony? • Yes • No • Businesses only • It depends Answer: Yes Yes. Looting during an emergency or natural disaster should become an automatic felony. Here’s why... It’s not uncommon to hear of people looting during catastrophic events. News reports often show videos of people...
Surviving a house fire
If Your House is on Fire, Which of These should You Do First? Call 911, Wait for Help to Arrive Grab the Fire Extinguisher Start Evacuation Plan & Get Out Get Your Valuables & Leave Answer: Start Evacuation Plan & Get Out House fires are more common than you think. We live...
In Case of a Wildfire, Where Should You Go, if Possible? Uphill Downhill To a Canyon To a Hilltop Answer: Downhill Updrafts can make hilltops and uphill roads more dangerous than other places. Canyons are also dangerous because they can have draws, like chimneys, and pull the fire toward you. If...
Which of These is a Warning Sign of an Approaching Tornado? Rain Silence Clear Horizon Hail Answer: Hail It isn't always easy to know when a tornado is approaching. Even an official warning doesn't always put you on alert because you don't know if it's headed your way or not. However,...

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NYC Makes Bizarre Move in Landmark Case

Monday, the Supreme Court was all set to hear a case that could alter the future of gun control, a topic they’ve avoided in...