| The Principles of Bushcraft Survival
Take a step back
and look at the big picture when it comes to bushcraft. We're always trying to learn new things like how to make the most efficient shelters, obscure ways to start fires, and seeking unfamiliar places to find food. But there's a broader sense of wilderness living that we should make sure we fully understand before delving too deep in the arts of bushcraft.
Basic Distress and Rescue Signals for Different Circumstances
Different means of signaling for help
is an important area of knowledge one should understand regardless of whether they prep, explore nature, or take an occasional road trip. There are lots of different scenarios one might find that they need to signal a rescuer for one reason or another. Each circumstance may require a different set of standards or guidelines in doing so. In this article, we'll discuss and display a few different signaling techniques.
The art of animal tracking
is an important skill to have as a human being trying to survive through their own means of food procurement. Even without the right tools and weapons to hunt your potential prey, skilled tracking abilities can give you a tremendous edge towards capturing some significant food sources.
are essentially super heavy duty rubber bands. They can be made from bike tire inner tubes or other sources. They have many practical uses for preppers, survivalists, campers and handymen. Find out some simple ways to make a ranger band and ideas for their use...
Snake Bite Kit Saves Hunter's Life
Posted by Devin Peterson on 5/2/2013
Sawyer Extractor devices or 'snake bite kits' have often been a subject of criticism. Some medical experts recommend not attempting to suck venom from a bite due to other potential side effects and uncertainty of effectiveness. However, in this situation, the snake bite kit absolutely saved this man's life...
5 Ways to Conserve Calories When Food is Limited
A few quick tips
to help your body get the most energy out of the limited calories you have available. Some of these suggestions may be obvious, but a few of them will certainly surprise you, and get that big energy-consuming brain thinking... (hint!)
Living Life Free of Energy Costs
Posted by Devin Peterson on 3/22/2013
Wouldn't it be nice to live in a society where all the energy we ever used was practically FREE? Think of everything around us that can provide energy... We have continuous sunlight, wind, gravitational effects on water (tides, rivers, damns, etc), biochemical compounds, latent heat sources within the earth, nuclear capabilities and probably more! Why do we only take advantage of one of these on a large scale? And it happens to be the least efficient and most expensive of all of them! Well, maybe this rant will spark some intuitive thought that can help lead to micro changes in the way our society powers itself.
Bitcoin - The Currency of the Future
Bitcoin is a virtual currency
Posted by Devin Peterson on 3/20/2013
that does not rely on a centralized location. It uses extremely secure transaction protocol and is on track to replace all currency in major developed societies in the foreseeable future. We highly recommend you get on the Bitcoin track now while stocks are rising! We also accept bitcoin payments here!