Category Archives: DIY

  • Expedition Planned to Prove the Earth Is Flat

    Expedition Planned to Prove the Earth Is Flat

    “In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue…” We all learned that little ditty in grade school, along with how Columbus’ expeditions not only “discovered America,” but also “proved the Earth was round.” Over 400 years later, NASA provided what should have been incontrovertible proof — ...
  • Survive Buying a Car, Part 2 of 2

    Survive Buying a Car, Part 2 of 2

    This is part 2 of a two-part article on surviving the ordeal of buying a car. Part 1 set the stage: “Life is full of experiences that might be best described as ordeals. Swimming with dolphins may be cool but swimming with sharks? … Maybe not so much.” Plan to Swim with the Car Sharks ...
  • Survive Buying a Car, Part 1 of 2

    Survive Buying a Car, Part 1 of 2

    Life is full of experiences that might be best described as ordeals. Swimming with dolphins may be cool but swimming with sharks? … Maybe not so much. And yet, thousands of regular people all over this great land swim with sharks every day – car sharks, that is. Certainly, not every ...
  • Top 5 Ways to Destroy the World

    From hijacking the nuclear codes or stealing some other military “doomsday device” as seen in dozens of 007 movies, to the simple snap of Thanos’ fingers gloved in the Infinity Gauntlet — there have been countless on-screen baddies hell-bent on destroying planet earth. But, the truth is, ...
  • Degrees of Burns and How to Soothe Them

    Degrees of Burns and How to Soothe Them

    When you rely on extreme heat to cook most of your meals, burns are bound to happen. Imagine having to rely on open fires in an emergency situation. How many people have you seen on the show Naked and Afraid get burned? It’s happens often, doesn’t it? So, it’s good to be prepared and understand ...
  • 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 ...
  • New Tax On Rainfall

    New Tax On Rainfall

    Cash-poor states in the U.S. are getting desperately creative when it comes to generating more wealth through new taxes. Just when you thought you’d heard of every tax imaginable, Democratic New Jersey Governor Philip D. Murphy has backed a scheme that will allow utilities and the state ...
  • 10 Natural Remedies for your Medical Kit

    10 Natural Remedies for your Medical Kit

    Prepping isn’t just about food, water, and weapons. Depending on what happens, medical supplies may be more important than food when SHTF. But instead of handing your money over to Big Pharma, we suggest you put your faith into the natural remedies that mankind has trusted for thousands of ...
  • Survival Shelter Basics

    Survival Shelter Basics

    While most people think of reality TV when they hear the word “survivor,” a real survivor is someone who can live off the land in an emergency. This is a challenging and sometimes scary task. Those of us who weren’t in the boy scouts may not know where to begin if stranded in the forest. ...
  • DIY: Make your Car run on Trash

    DIY: Make your Car run on Trash

    That’s right! Just like Doc Brown’s DeLorean in Back to the Future, we now have a way to turn trash into fuel. And it’s not a new discovery. The process, referred to as gasification, was first used during WWII when gasoline and diesel were rationed. Keep reading to learn how you can ...