Molotov Cocktails are one of the most effective weapons in guerilla warfare. The device consists of nothing more than a glass bottle filled with flammable fluid and a wick that is used to light the fuel.
Today’s modern armies use Infrared, or IR, imaging to identify a person via the heat signature they emit. This means hiding in a building, behind a tree, or in the cover of darkness is useless. As long as your body emits heat, or infrared radiation, it can be detected by thermal vision devices.
A new study published today confirms the severe drought in the Western U.S. is the worst seen in at least 1,200 years – and likely much longer.
Do you know what the collapse of a country looks like? Quite normal, actually. In fact, it looks much like America looks today. It feels like the end because, well, quite literally, it is.
40-year-old Charles Mock was fishing alone at a campground about 3 miles north of West Yellowstone Park last week when he was attacked by a grizzly bear. Mock had bear spray on him but it’s unclear if he was able to deploy it during the attack.
Guerilla warfare involves leading a small group of soldiers, such as armed civilians, while using unorthodox military tactics including ambushes, sabotage, raids, and hit-and-run attacks, to fight a larger, more organized (and typically state-sponsored) enemy.
With rapidly changing climates, it helps to understand which foods grow best in hotter climates.
If modern civilization fails, one of the first pieces of equipment required to bring mankind back from the stone age will be the means to forge and form metal tools. To do this requires a forge or a foundry.
In a survival situation, tools and weapons made from stone, bone, or wood will suffice but those same tools and weapons constructed from metal may prove overwhelmingly useful.
An EMP, or electromagnetic pulse, is a fascinating phenomenon. Caused by a rapid acceleration of charged particles travelling at the speed of light, an EMP can easily disable electronics including household electrical equipment, automobiles, and even electric utility power grids. Here’s how to make an EMP generating device and how to protect yourself from an…