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  • 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 ...
  • Lessons from the Past: Staying Healthy without Modern Medicine

    Lessons from the Past: Staying Healthy without Modern Medicine

    Contrary to popular belief, the low average life expectancy in “pioneer times” wasn’t due to a lack of modern medicine – it was due to high infant mortality rates. It wasn’t uncommon for a pioneer to live into his 80’s or 90’s. Considering the absence of things we take for granted ...
  • Growing a Secret Garden

    Growing a Secret Garden

    With ongoing threats like economic instability, terrorism, nuclear war, and climate change, the need to be prepared has never been more urgent. One of the biggest concerns when it comes to preparedness is having enough food and water to keep you and your family alive long-term. Unless you live ...
  • How to Survive Being Snowbound in Your Car

    How to Survive Being Snowbound in Your Car

    The New Year brings with it a time for renewals and resolutions. But also, for many parts of the country, the New Year means we are entering the worst of the winter storm season. Snowstorms can be dangerous if you are caught unprepared for them, particularly on the road. Nearly 800 people die ...
  • Creative Fire-Starting Techniques

    Creative Fire-Starting Techniques

    Why do people prepare to survive dire emergencies when the odds – for most of us, at least – that something on the order of Oh-My-Freaking-Gourd! are so unlikely? The answer is simple: Failing to plan is planning to fail. Although the phrase is attributed to American Founding Father ...
  • 5 Surprising Items you NEED to Hoard

    5 Surprising Items you NEED to Hoard

    If you’ve ever considered creating a stockpile of necessities in the event of a crisis, you are not alone. Many people throughout the world are prepared to keep themselves and their loved ones safe and fed during any situation man or nature throws at them. However, you might be surprised by ...
  • Staying Alive with Self-Defense Moves

    Staying Alive with Self-Defense Moves

    Every man, woman, and child on the planet can gain confidence and boost the chance of thwarting an assailant by learning a few basic self-defense moves. These skills can save your life, no matter how young or old you happen to be. Helen “Hellraiser” Harper is a leading British mixed ...
  • Scientists Detect “Ghost Particle” That Shouldn’t Exist

    Scientists Detect “Ghost Particle” That Shouldn’t Exist

    According to a recent report featured on NBC News, there’s something strange happening in the universe that is making humanity’s most cutting-edge physics experiments contradict one another. A major particle physics laboratory claims to have discovered definitive proof of a particle ...
  • 6 Prepper Tips for Beginners

    6 Prepper Tips for Beginners

    Survivalism or emergency preparedness is a movement, not a passing fad or even a trend. Individuals and groups engage in activities to “hope for the best and plan for the worst” on an ongoing basis. Many people have practiced preparing for worst possible outcomes for years. For the ...