From land navigation to scavenging food to digging a well and beyond. If you want to learn what you need to know to survive the end of civilization, then look no further. The Armageddon Blog will teach you the basic skills you need to survive, rebuild and Outlast Armageddon.
Apparently, the xylem tissue in plants not only filters sediment and air bubbles (as you’d expect), but it also can filter harmful bacteria from the water as well. DIY Survival: How to Filter Dirty Water with a Stick via MacGyverisms See larger image Vinyl Tubing – 10 feet 5/16 ID – 7/16 OD (Food Grade) …View full post
Being able to identify trees can not only be a source of pleasure, as the first Boy Scouts Handbook opined, but a matter of survival. If you become lost in the woods, trees are an abundant and easy-to-utilize resource, and can be used in a variety of ways, including as food, shelter, cordage, and materials …View full post
I found this little gem on Kickstarter today. The GoSun stove is solar-powered stove that can reach temperatures up to 700F and can cook a meal in 20 minutes in moderate sunlight. If you read this site regularly, you know that I’m a big fan of devices that don’t have depleting resources (fuel, batteries, etc) …View full post
I’ve never really thought about locks and keys in a post-apocalyptic world. But what happens if you have a lock and you need to make a spare key? Steel will be hard to come by and there are much better uses for it than keys, modern key duplicators require electricity, if you were to make …View full post
Despite my penchant for post-apocalyptic knowledge, I’m still a huge geek at heart. I watch a lot of youtube videos and spend a lot of time on the internet. I’ve watched Geek Beat TV since it was Geek Brief and recently they’ve been branching out to things not so tech related. For instance, the above …View full post