What’s better than a Ninja? A super black Ninja that not even light can escape. Scientists have developed a new material called Vantablack. It breaks all previous records for light absorption using carbon nanotubes (10,000 times thinner than a human hair). Vantablack is as close as we’ve come to having a synthetic black hole. This […]
It’s a short video clip that will live on. Even though it’s out of focus and pixilated: Through the forest, you can make out a tall figure of a walking, hairy… well, whatever it is – we’re led to believe that it’s Big Foot. We preppers also have mythical creatures of our own. Like trying […]
Bounty Hunters Are After Your Guns Actually, I don’t believe in “conspiracies” because the world and life is just too complex and unpredictable for any complex “plan” to workout as the conspirators intended. I do believe in things working out in intended or unintended ways that look like conspiracies. The case in point here is […]
We hear a lot about the handguns and the rifles that are recommended for home defense and survival, but the shotgun is often overlooked. The shotgun, may in fact be the best and most versatile survival weapon of all. While, it’s not easy to conceal and its hard to deploy in tight spaces, so it’s […]
In this short educational video Hunter-Ed shows you how to cross a fence safely. Crossing a fence is a time when you should be most aware of being safe with your firearm. If you are traveling with people it is your responsibility to look after your own safety as well as the safety of everyone […]
The utterly horrific Colorado and Connecticut shootings are still being processed, as I write, into the collective conscience of America. Is it guns, or people, that kill?
by Old Guard Dog Much has been written about what particular guns are best for home defense and SHTF, but I haven’t seen much about taking care of these weapons when gunsmiths are not around. Let’s look at what typically causes firearms to fail. As a gunsmith, the main cause of firing malfunctions I see […]
Of Knives and Guns on The Human Path: Buying, caring for and using knives and guns can be overwhelming to a lot of people. Learning enough practical information about these very important tools and weapons before making a purchase can help save a lot of money and frustration. Join Sam Coffman as he discusses several points […]
Internet debates have raged for years concerning the controversy over the best “survival firearm.” Urban preppers have thoughts of civil unrest, rioting and defending their families against gangs of ruthless looters. On the other hand, rural preppers are typically more focused on hunting and longer range defensive capabilities. Regardless of your location, it makes sense […]
If your neighborhood suffered a disaster and you were at risk of looters – how would your neighbors defend your area?