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Best Survival Tents

Shelter is an important thing to have when roughing it out in the wilderness. While sleeping under the stars seems like a great idea, getting caught outside in a sudden downpour and waking up to a cold isn’t. You can opt to build your own shelter, but

Survival Food – Bringing the right stuff

When it comes to surviving the great outdoors, the most important things a person should remember to take along are food and water. Both are necessary to ensure a person’s well-being while on camping trips. These days, drinkable water is easy to have in the wild if

Radioactivity

Cancer is one of the leading health concerns in the world today. Any person, as long as they are alive, can develop cancer. Cancer is the rapid proliferation of any cell type in the body without the normal mechanisms in place to stop that growth. The body

Don’t Drink Urine

One of the worst things that could happen when you’re out in the wild is dehydration. The human body is made up of around 60-65% water, and according to the rule of threes, you can survive up to three weeks without food, but only three days without

Sea Survival Guide

Looking at the see mingling endless expanse of water that is the open ocean is an awe inspiring and humbling experience. It’s easy to feel tiny bobbing in the immense expanse that is unpredictable and violent yet beautiful at the same time. Now imagine you’re lost in

Mountain Survival Guide

The mountain landscape is an incredible place. The towering rock faces, snow covered hilltops and breathtaking panoramas that define the mountain landscape have both an intimidating and magnetic quality to them. It’s this magnetism that has drawn throngs of adventure seeks and nature lovers, even a few

Island Survival Guide

Islands are unique and diverse microcosms scattered through the vast oceans of our planet. The wildlife, weather and plant life you find in these landscapes often vary wildly from island to island and some are more dangerous than others. While some islands harbor tigers, alligators and all

Forest Survival Guide

  The forest landscape is a unique microcosm with intriguing wildlife, diverse plant life and awe-inspiring abidance. It’s this untamed beauty that draws throngs of tourist, adventurers and nature lovers year after year to the forests of the world. But dwelling within the forest landscape are a

Jungle Survival Guide

The soul of the jungle is altogether as wild and unreasonable as it is beautiful. The untouched beauty that is the jungle environment has lured countless throngs of adventure seekers and travelers to its depths kind myths to a flame only to find themselves consumed by its

Desert Survival Guide

Introduction When we think of extreme survival situations it’s hard not to come to the topic of desert survival. The desolate landscape and wild temperature swings from blistering daytime heat to below freezing nights make desert survival a uniquely difficult challenge. The plants and animals that call