Surviving Bone or Joint Injuries

Surviving Bone or Joint Injuries First-aid kits are an integral piece to all survivalists’ toolsets. But what do you do when your first-aid kit can’t provide you with the necessities to help other ailments? If you are in a survival situation you can’t just pull over and make a stop off in the hospital. You…

Fire Principles and Site Selection

Fire Principles and Site Selection Good ol’ fire, one of man’s greatest discoveries. Also one of the most commonly used survival resources. A fire can mean the difference between life or death in many survival situations as it fulfills many needs. Fire is a great tool for more than just staying warm. Fires can also:…

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Traveling with Firearms- Laws & Restrictions

Traveling with Firearms- Laws & Restrictions Federal law does not restrict individuals from transporting legal firearms across state lines for lawful purposes. This means that no federal permit is required nor is available for individuals who wish to transport firearms from state to state. There are however, restrictions on select people such as: Convicted felons…

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Airplanes and Guns- Firearms Aboard Commercial Aircraft

Airplanes and Guns- Firearms Aboard Commercial Aircraft The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has established specific requirements for carrying firearms and ammo on commercial aircraft although the short of it is that it is permitted. In order for a traveler to transport firearms or ammunition on a commercial aircraft the following must be met: The firearms…

Surviving the Swamp

Surviving the Swamp The Everglades of Florida, the swamplands in the Gulf Coast, the Sudd in Africa and the Vasyugan Swamp in western Siberia, all places where you don’t want to find yourself stuck without some knowledge and training. A swamp is a large area of flooding containing shallow bodies of water and dry-land protrusions.…

Surviving Off Edible Plants

Surviving Off Edible Plants Learning which plants are edible can help you in survival situations so we have compiled a list of the plants you should look for if you are hungry or need some extra energy. Lamb’s Quarters Lamb’s quarters are said to taste like spinach when boiled. They are high in protein, making…

The Nostradamus Predictions for 2012

The Nostradamus Predictions for 2012 As 2012 draws near more attention will likely be circulating around the speculations about December 21, 2012. December 21, 2012 marks a lot of prophecies that are claiming a lot of gloom and doom will occur on this date. Many consider this date to be the beginning of an apocalyptic…

TEOTWAWKI Five Places to Survive the Apocalypse

TEOTWAWKI Five Places to Survive the Apocalypse Whether you believe the apocalypse will occur on December 21, 2012 or some other unforeseen day then you have probably considered your survival. Aside from a first aid kit, a bunker, or munitions, have you ever really thought about where you would go or what you would do?…

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National Firearms Act Weapons Factsheet

National Firearms Act Weapons Factsheet What is an NFA Weapon? A National Firearms Act or NFA weapon is one of two types of firearms under U.S. federal law. Title 1 firearms are handguns, rifles and shotguns, firearm frames or receivers. Most NFA weapons are also title 1 firearms. Title 2 weapons, or NFA weapons or…