Makeshift camping in an emergency

by Manny Edwards -- A properly designed bamboo tent peg is a strong substitute if you lose your aluminum stake. Watch the video below, then read the article at Survival News Online. more…

Never get lost in the wilderness again

by Manny Edwards -- Of all the ways to estimate your bearings without a compass, this is probably the easiest and most accurate. Watch the video below, then read the article at more…

Even a city slicker can be ready for disaster

by Manny Edwards -- If you need a non-tactical, urban everyday carry bag without sacrificing functionality, the Athabasca 24 from Granite Gear fits the bill. This ingenious crossover design is good enough more…

Top 7 rookie 'prepper' mistakes

by Manny Edwards -- About 27 million people are beginning to prep – here are the top 7 rookie mistakes they should avoid. Watch the video below, then read the article at more…

Be prepared without sacrificing convenience

by Manny Edwards -- If backpacks, sling bags, or fanny packs aren't your thing, here's how to carry your everyday survival kit in your pockets. Watch the video below, then read the more…

Don't get stranded wearing a plastic coat

by Manny Edwards -- Learn why the most advanced, sophisticated preppers use one of the most ancient fabrics on the planet. Watch the video, then read the article at Survival News Online: more…

Tie knots like a man, Part 2

by Manny Edwards -- These two knots work together to act like a pulley system, all on a single rope, and because they are easily untied when you’re done, you’ll never have more…