Buying a powerbank
30 Nov 2016

Choose a Good Power Bank for Your Smartphone

There are a lot of external chargers, or power banks, out there. A power bank serves as an extra battery for your phone or other electronic device in case the power goes out or you’re ever in a situation where you can’t charge your devise as your normally would. How

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A Cure For Viruses?
28 Nov 2016

A Cure For Viruses?

We’ve learned of some amazing ideas and inventions from Kickstarter and IndieGoGo. Here’s one that sounds like it has a big promise to backup . . . A doctor named Todd Rider has invented DRACO, which stands for Double-stranded RNA Activated Caspase Oligomerizers. This is beyond our biological knowledge, but from

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Money When There Is No More Money
25 Nov 2016

Money When There Is No More Money

What does that mean, money when there is no money? What we’re talking about is when the day comes when paper money or coin money is meaningless. After a large natural or social disaster, it probably won’t matter how much your house was worth or how much money you had

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The Best Bang For Your Binocular Buck
23 Nov 2016

Gear for Gifts: Best Bang For Your Binocular Buck

How will you beat the ravening zombie hordes if you can’t see them coming? With Vortex Optics‘s completely redesigned series of Diamondback binoculars, you will never have to worry about that happening. Starting at only $189, the Diamondback series is a high-performance, sleek line of optics that come with an unconditional

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We Tested the Spot Gen 3
18 Nov 2016

Gear for Gifts: We Tested the Spot Gen 3

We got to try out the SPOT Gen3 recently. This small device provides you with a life line when you are off grid and out of cell service range. We recommend this device, which you can purchase for only $170 (with some available for only $150) for affordable peace of mind if

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Gear for Gifts: We Tried the SPOT Trace Satellite Tracker
12 Nov 2016

Gear for Gifts: We Tried the SPOT Trace Satellite Tracker

We can think of numerous reasons why you might want to invest in not just one, but several of these SPOT Trace handheld satellite tracers (only $120, or $100 at certain retailers). [Visit this site for a 50% off code from SPOT! ] The SPOT Trace is a cool, powerful and

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Send Someone a Crate of Doom
04 Nov 2016

Gear for Gifts: Send Someone a Crate of Doom

We’d love to give an Acme Crate of Doom as a Gift. Better yet, we’d love to GET one as a gift! Check out the amazing stuff in this thing. The crate contains 12 weapons spanning human cultural and social history. Seriously. you can get this crate delivered with a

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Lynx Credit Card Knife
02 Nov 2016

Gear for Gifts: Lynx Card Blade Knife by JHO

We became impressed with JHO’s Nug Knife and wrote about it a short while ago. That knife ended up selling our fairly quickly, but JHO now has a different model, the Lynx Knife, that would be a great gift. The Lynx Knife is $90 and is available in either satin or

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Another Reason Why Seeds Should Be Part of Your Survival Kit
30 Oct 2016

Another Reason Why Seeds Should Be Part of Your Survival Kit

A lot of preppers have seed kits, which is a smart investment because if there really is a natural disaster or a societal breakdown, being able to grow your own food is going to be a key to survival. Gathering wild plants can work but if you don’t find enough

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Make a Better Rainwater Collection System
21 Oct 2016

Build A Better Rainwater Harvest System

Have you seen the many rainwater collection systems that stores and catalogs are selling? Firstly, not only are they expensive and more designed for looks, they’re not very efficient. Here in the Pacific Northwest, we live were it happens to rain a lot from October through to May. It rarely

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