man zipping up white sleeveless bulletproof t-shirt
16 Feb 2017

This T-Shirt Might Save Your Life

So there’s a t-shirt. It looks a lot like any other t-shirt. Well….the truth is, the shirt by itself doesn’t look like a typical t-shirt but if you wore it under other clothes no one would suspect you were wearing something unusual. What’s up with this t-shirt? It’s bulletproof. Miguel

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CRKT Pilar knife
13 Feb 2017

Two New CRKT Knives We Found at SHOT Show

SHOT Show wrapped up last week and while most of the focus at that show is guns (it stands for Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trades), there were a lot of knives. As you can imagine, many different knife makers show their stuff at SHOT Show and it’s a pleasure to

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FLir Scout Thermal Night Vision Monocle
06 Feb 2017

Cool New Gear From SHOT Show 2017

We went to SHOT Show last week, and came back with a renewed appreciation for all the gear that is available out there. So much to choose from! Here’s a quick run-down of some gear that we found and loved. SOG Sync II multitool One of the most popular booths

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02 Feb 2017

Tactical Pen Giveaway and How to Use a Tactical Pen for Self-Defense

Remember this post, Top 10 Reasons to Give a Tactical Pen As a Gift? Well, we now have a guide to how to use a tactical pen as self defense to go along with that one. And to sweeten the deal, we’re giving away an UZI Tactical Pen! You’ll earn

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Only One Person in the US Has This Tsunami Survival Pod
30 Jan 2017

Only One Person in the US Has This Tsunami Survival Pod

We wrote about this survival pod designed to withstand any type of disaster back in June 2016 when we first heard about it. Now, we heard on a radio program on NPR that the first customer in the United States has bought one and it is now deployed in Ocean

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A man cooks sausages over a wood fire. Behind him is a lean-to wilderness shelter filled with fire wood. These shelters are common in Finnish Lapland to allow travellers to warm themselves and make food and drinks in the freezing arctic winter.
26 Jan 2017

What Would The Ideal Emergency Shelter Be Like?

I’ve been having survival style dreams lately, where I’ve been in the woods in the snow and looking for a place to shelter. In another dream I was trying to to skin a squirrel to try and make a blanket. I think it’s because we’ve been having snow and ice

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21 Jan 2017

Amazing Cobalt Valkyrie X Rose Gold Private Plane

Before finding this private plane, the biggest thing I’d ever seen made out of rose gold was a pair of headphones my daughter got for free when we bought her an Apple laptop when she started college. This Cobalt Valkyrie X Rose Gold Private Plane is just as ridiculously opulent

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Hiker girl in the mountains
18 Jan 2017

10 Best Tips for Backwoods Hygiene

After a few days in the woods, you’re going to start smelling like a bear. Maybe you don’t care, but the bears might! Here are our 10 best tips for backwoods hygiene. 1. Avoid bacteria and bugs. Most of the ways that you are going to get sick in the

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man with face obscured by dark hoodie
28 Dec 2016

10 Stupid Things To Do When You’re Trying to Stay Hidden

For whatever reason let’s say you’ve decided to start off 2017 by disappearing. Maybe you’re going off the grid because of society issues or whatever reason. I won’t ask. Here are 10 stupid things to do to when you’re trying to stay hidden. The obvious stupid things to do when

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supersonic aircraft in space
21 Dec 2016

Suborbital Supersonic Flight Means No More Cramped Airplanes

This company, Imaginactive, comes up with some of the coolest things we’ve ever seen. And maybe never will see. Because the things they come up with are strictly ideas but they are the coolest ideas ever. Take this,the Paradoxal. It’s a concept for a commercial supersonic/hypersonic passenger aircraft that can

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