Author Archives: Survival Update Team

Author Archives: Survival Update Team

  • Scientists Detect Repeating Radio Signals From Space

    Scientists Detect Repeating Radio Signals From Space

      Who can forget the famous words, “E.T. phone home…” Actually, maybe he is making a call from home – to here! Scientists have reported that they have detected “regular repeating radio signals” being directed at earth from space. According to the reports, a team using the Canadian Hydrogen ...
  • Grow Your Own Food – Or Else

    Grow Your Own Food – Or Else

    If you have a backyard garden, what could you do to maximize its effectiveness for prepping and survival? What should you grow? First off, if you’re like me and don’t have 20 acres, you need to change the way you think about yield rates. While you can grow a lot of lettuce per ...
  • Hydrogen Peroxide: It’s Not Just For Cuts and Scrapes

    Hydrogen Peroxide: It’s Not Just For Cuts and Scrapes

    Most of us are familiar with the use of hydrogen peroxide for cleaning out wounds. The bubbling action as well as disinfecting and drying properties can aid in the cleaning and healing of cuts and abrasions. But did you know that hydrogen peroxide has many other uses? This is certainly a handy ...
  • Zombie Deer Disease: Yeah, It’s Real

    Zombie Deer Disease: Yeah, It’s Real

    Zombie Deer Disease: yeah, it’s real – and it may be headed your way. So far, the disease infects and destroys the brains of deer, elk, and moose but experts warn that chronic wasting disease (CWD), as it is also called, could migrate to humans.As of January 2019, the U.S. Centers ...
  • Chinese Social Control By Credit Score

    Chinese Social Control By Credit Score

    One of the advantages of the western world’s mainstream media blackout on All Things Chinese is that a good number of us here in the U. S. of A. have little to no understanding of what’s really going on over there. Ignorance is bliss, as they say, and we ignore the chilling, ...
  • Civil Asset Forfeiture – A Horror Story

    Civil Asset Forfeiture – A Horror Story

    If you’ve never heard of Civil Asset Forfeiture, listen up. This little-known law can bite you where the sun don’t shine and take years to resolve. The U.S. Department of Justice operates an Asset Forfeiture Program (AFP or, simply, the Program) that “touches every federal, ...
  • How to Live Off Grid

    How to Live Off Grid

    To live off the grid essentially means having a self-sustaining domicile that is independent of outside influence. Free of government dependence and the associated costs, the prospect of living off the grid has become ever more enticing to citizens of all countries. Providing the necessary ...
  • Save Seeds for Long-Term Survival

    Save Seeds for Long-Term Survival

    When the SHTF, first thoughts turn to fight, hide, or flee – immediate survival. But what happens after the disaster dust settles and the survivors inherit some sort of post-apocalyptic world where there is no electricity and conditions are more or less medieval? Living a rich, full life ...
  • Survive a Pandemic

    Survive a Pandemic

    A pandemic, says the World Health Organization (WHO), is the worldwide spread of a new disease. When new strains of life-threatening illnesses such as influenza strike people who have no protection from natural immunity, a pandemic results. An epidemic is an outbreak of disease that attacks ...
  • Evacuate or Stay Put?

    Evacuate or Stay Put?

    Often when facing an impending disaster the question becomes whether to evacuate or “Shelter-in-Place.” There is no real definitive answer, because it really all depends on the nature of the emergency, where you live, what your preparedness level is, and the makeup of your family. We have all ...