Mysterious Cabin Found in the Middle of Nowhere

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March 31, 2016

Forest ranger Mark Andre was marking trees in one of the Arcata Community Forest’s most remote sections when something odd happened. He saw something that was not there the last time he’d been in the area. He did not know exactly what it was from the distance, so he got a little closer. What he found left him speechless. It was a cabin, and it was far from being the…

 
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Learn How to Fish in the Primitive Way

primitive fishing
March 31, 2016

In any survival situation, the first thing that you need to do is to find a source of water. We can’t survive for more than 2 days without it, which emphasizes its importance. Finding water has several advantages: you can purify it in order to consume it, follow a stream towards a lake and it is a never-ending supply of fresh food. However, fishing in a survival situation can be…

 
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The Future of Gardening: Hay and Straw Bale

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March 29, 2016

Having your own garden is a tremendous advantage as you get to plant whatever fruits and vegetables you want, without depending on a store and with far less money. We live tough times in which we have no idea what exactly we eat from the stores. Not to mention that in a survival situation, going shopping for vegetables and fruits is not on the list. It is always better to…

 
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The Truth Behind the Brussels Attacks

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March 29, 2016

Another terrorist attack took place on 22nd of March, in Brussels, Belgium. This is another proof of the fact that we live dangerous times. There were two explosions at the Brussels airport and another one at a busy subway station. 30 people died and other 230 were wounded. Now, I cannot help but wonder… How many people need to be slaughtered so that we understand that Islam is NOT a…

 
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Dog Owners’ Survival Guide

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March 24, 2016

If you have a dog, which I bet most of you do, there is no way you are leaving him behind. You probably see him as part of the family, because that’s what a dog is. They are our best friends, always by our side and willing to help. This means that in the case of a disaster, he is surely coming with you. However, there are some people who…

 
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Camping in the Rain: How to Do it Right

camping in the rain
March 20, 2016

If you decide to go camping for a weekend or find yourself in the situation of having to camp due to a crisis situation, one thing is sure: there is no avoiding the rain. You can’t order a “no rain these days, please” to Mother Nature, which means that you’ll need to handle the weather as it is. The key element when camping is that you stay as dry as…

 
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Why is the Elite Preparing Bug Out Locations?

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March 17, 2016

You probably heard rumors that there are many wealthy people out there who are preparing bug out locations. The question is: why? It is said to be large enough to house 60,000 persons. Moreover, it has a special air filtration system designed to withstand a nuclear, chemical or biological attack. On top of that, enough food and water is thought to be stored at the site to sustain the entire underground population for months….

 
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Putin’s Announcement: We are Withdrawing Warplanes from Syria

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March 16, 2016

President Vladimir Putin ordered that all the Russian warplanes and troops that stationed at Russia’s air base in Syria to leave for home. This is a step that raises hopes for progress at the newly peace talks in Geneva. The U.N. envoy for Syria called this announcement a “significant development”. Later on, Staffan de Mistura said that his team hoped the Russian drawdown would have a “positive impact” on the…

 
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How to Estimate Height in the Woods

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March 15, 2016

Imagine this: you’re in the woods, and you want to know how far you would have to climb to get to a certain point, or how far a particular place is from you. No matter the situation you’re in, knowing how to estimate heights can be tremendously important, if not even crucial. I do not mean to be overly dramatic, but accurate estimations may save you in the outdoors. Take…

 
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How to Estimate Distance in the Woods Using a Stick

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March 15, 2016

Being able to estimate distance in a survival situation is highly important as it will help you judge heights and calculate time relative to the speed of walking. Moreover, maybe you will want to know the distance between two trees to see if it is suited for making a shelter. However, like any other skill, estimating distance takes practice. This method is based on the Pythagorean Theorem, but don’t worry,…

 
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