Author Archives: Survival Update Team

Author Archives: Survival Update Team

  • No Escaping Chinese Debt Collectors

    No Escaping Chinese Debt Collectors

    The Chinese are building a totalitarian police state with socioeconomic controls the likes of which the world has never seen. Hebei Province in northern China is the test base for a brand-new WeChat program, named officially the “map of deadbeat debtors.” A name can’t be much ...
  • Life Without TSA

    Life Without TSA

    Anyone older than about age 20 remembers life in the United States before DHS and TSA. Both the Department of Homeland Security and the Transporation Security Administration sprang into being after the 9/11/01 attacks on New York’s World Trade Center, the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and ...
  • Preppers Guide to Building an Emergency Medical Kit

    Preppers Guide to Building an Emergency Medical Kit

    Having a complete first aid kit can be invaluable to anyone planning to take care of themselves and loved ones when a quick trip to a drug store or a visit to an urgent care center isn’t possible. Whether you are a backpacker or you are preparing for a national emergency, putting together and ...
  • Creating Your Survivalist Regimen

    Creating Your Survivalist Regimen

    Surviving in the wilderness or even a decimated urban world is not an easy task. Many people work for years to become survival experts, and some of those people might not last a few days in SHTF crisis.  This article lays out a plan to make the best use of your time. 1. If you […]
  • How to Prepare for and Survive a Tornado

    How to Prepare for and Survive a Tornado

    Tornadoes, sometimes also called Twisters, or less accurately Cyclones, are nature’s most violent storms. Tornadoes can and do occur at any time of the year, but in southern states, peak tornado occurrence is March through May, while peak months in northern states are during the summer. ...
  • Preparing for Hygiene Risks in a Survival Situation

    Preparing for Hygiene Risks in a Survival Situation

    We’ve all seen the news stories about the aftermath of a disaster. A major hurricane, flood, earthquake, tsunami, or other disaster leaves an area devastated. In some cases, hygiene risks are astronomical. People die from infectious diseases or from injuries that are not treated properly. So ...
  • What is Magick, and Why the “K”?

    What is Magick, and Why the “K”?

    Often in texts discussing the occult and mysticism, you will see the word “magic” spelled with an ending “k” rather than a “c.” Many devotees of the craft say that this was a convention developed to distinguish the arts of ritual magic; divination, incantation, sorcery, etc., from the ...
  • High Schooler Accused of Terrorist Threat Over Math Symbol

    High Schooler Accused of Terrorist Threat Over Math Symbol

    In what could only be described as a threat from a “Weapon of Math Instruction,” believe it or not, police were recently called to a school over a perceived “terrorist threat,” from a math symbol. I admit, I always had a bit if fear of math when I was in High School, but this is […]
  • Protecting Yourself From Nuclear Fallout

    Protecting Yourself From Nuclear Fallout

    While it’s unfortunate to have to write such an article, our current times require the issue of nuclear weapons to be brought up once again. Many of you recall the nuclear drills, when you were instructed to huddle underneath your desks, heads tucked between your knees. As terrifying as the ...
  • What You Need to Know About Expiration Dates

    What You Need to Know About Expiration Dates

    Much of what you know about expiration dates is false. While that little date found somewhere on your food packages seems quite authoritative, almost governmental in the minds of most, it is merely a suggestion made by the company that sells the product. If you were a milk vender who had a ...