Author Archives: Survival Update Team

Author Archives: Survival Update Team

  • A Bathroom Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

    A Bathroom Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

    In pondering the various controversies in America, I started to think about those public restrooms.  Why that issue would come to mind, God only knows.  But, I shall pursue it regardless. In this day of self-identification, multiple genders, transvestites, transsexuals and even ungendered ...
  • 10 Aluminum Foil Survival Hacks

    10 Aluminum Foil Survival Hacks

    Many survival preppers believe that aluminum foil is the most valuable everyday kitchen supply we have. It can be used in hundreds of ways limited only by your imagination and creativity. Here are ten ideas to get you started. 1. Pack aluminum foil to take up as little space as possible by ...
  • America’s 3 Most Dangerous Spiders

    America’s 3 Most Dangerous Spiders

    A spider bite is the last thing you need when civilization as we know it is collapsing – or even just camping out. Even arachnophobes – people who are terrified of the eight-legged creepy crawlies – need to know which spiders carry venom strong enough to inject a killing dose. ...
  • Democrats Once Again Play “Russian-Roulette” With Obama

    Democrats Once Again Play “Russian-Roulette” With Obama

    The reemergence of Barack Obama on the political scene simply illustrates just how truly desperate Democrats have become. In a surprising move, they’re willing to once again roll-the-dice with Obama. History tells us that while Obama was personally able to be elected and then reelected to the ...
  • Staying Alive with 10 Survival Plants

    Staying Alive with 10 Survival Plants

    In a wilderness survival situation, knowing which plants are helpers and which are harmful can mean the difference between life and death. Remember Christopher McCandless, the young guy who camped out in a rusty old school bus in the remote Alaska tundra until he accidentally ate the wrong ...
  • Surviving an EMP

    Surviving an EMP

    The modern world depends on electricity to power our computer-based international communications systems. If something happened that interrupted all the electronic signals in a large area that disabled regional networks in charge of everything from traffic lights to public assistance debit ...
  • Chemical Weapons Released in Japan

    Chemical Weapons Released in Japan

    In March of 1995, members of a so-called “Doomsday Cult,” known as “The Supreme Truth,” released a toxin in a Japanese subway that sickened 6,000 people and sowed panic during the morning commute. The attack woke up a relatively safe country to the risk of urban terrorism, and the reality of ...
  • How to Survive a Nuclear Event

    How to Survive a Nuclear Event

    I am old enough to remember “duck and cover” drills in school, fallout shelters, and I had a father who was a “Civil Defense” Captain of our neighborhood. As I grew up, I came to realize that hiding under your desk was never going to help if there was ever a full-scale nuclear conflict between ...
  • What to Do During Rioting and Urban Unrest

    What to Do During Rioting and Urban Unrest

    Rioting, looting, warlike mobs hell-bent on destruction – they are a staple of any Hollywood post-apocalyptic movie. They are also the unfortunate aftermath of many real-world natural and man-made disasters. As recently as the aftermath of Hurricane Florence’s landfall in the Carolinas, there ...
  • How to Prepare for and Survive an Economic Collapse

    How to Prepare for and Survive an Economic Collapse

    No matter what part of the world you live in, you can feel the pressure of a potential world economic crisis. The European markets are still depressed, major world economies like Greece, Italy and Argentina are failing to rebound, Venezuela is in a state of total chaos. The U.S. economy, while ...