Survival+Preparedness

The CDC's Zombie Survival Guide PDF

The CDC’s Zombie Survival Guide PDF Could Cost Real Lives

  On the one hand, the zombie survival guide PDF published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is an innovative way to get the word out about preparedness. On the other, it may be the worst thing to have ever happened to disaster preparation. For starters, the zombie survival guide PDF is in...

Bug-Out Bag Packing List

5 Things a Bug-Out Bag Packing List Must Include

    The bug-out bag; lots of people are talking about it. But what do you really need on that bug-out bag packing list? I’ll start this off by saying without hesitation that I can’t answer that question for you. Any survival kit is a personal thing for your individual circumstances. If I were...

Stay Alive! Survival Skills You Need

Stay Alive: A Practical Survival Manual for Everyday People

A Survival Manual for Regular Folks What is the average Joe supposed to do with a military survival manual? They’re written for the men and women of the armed forces. Regular folks in North America don’t need to know how to hang glide off a mountain top or make a booby trap. They need...

bow drill fire

Video: How to Start a Fire with a Bow Drill

  This video shows how to start a fire using a bow drill. It’s a difficult, time-consuming process. But in a pinch, a bow drill is the perfect way to start a fire without modern fire starting tools. Andy Tran, the instructor, used these items in the video: Bow Drill: Western Red Cedar Cordage:...