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Simple Solar DIY: Building a Fresnel Solar Cooker

Simple Solar DIY: Building a Fresnel Solar Cooker Solar is one of the best ways to cook if you lose power due to a storm, emergency, or even if the grid goes down. Even in the winter time! The problem is that unless you have a powerful system, it’s not very efficient, meaning you usually …

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Get Your HAM Radio License In 7 Days

How To Get Your HAM Radio License In 7 Days In today’s world of instant communications via the internet and cell phones it is easy to forget that radio communications started it all. What most of us don’t realize is the amount of infrastructure on which today’s communications rely.  Behind every cellphone, tablet, and computer …

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15 Food Storage Mistakes

15 Food Storage Mistakes Storing food is one of the most important aspects of prepping. When the world collapses and you leave for your bug out location along with your group, you will need to have plenty of food with you to stay alive. There is a lot of information available regarding how to store …

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9 Home Protection Secrets From a Veteran Cop

9 Home Protection Secrets From a Veteran Cop Crime is an ever-present problem in pretty much every place on earth. Obviously some places are more susceptible than others. In a lot of cases, there are ways to make you less likely to be a victim of burglary, home invasion, or other crimes at home. James …

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How to Safely Refill One-Pound Propane Cylinders

How to Safely Refill One-Pound Propane Cylinders If you are like me, you go through dozens of those small, one-pound propane bottles every single year. It seems like such a waste. Take a perfectly good propane bottle, use it up, then throw it out. Ultimately, it ends up in a landfill. Not good. Recently I …

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Communication After an EMP

Communication After an EMP Do you know how to communicate after an EMP? What kind of gear will you be needing? What will you use after the electronics in your location have mostly all gone down? Have any idea how to protect your electronics from a potential EMP? If you’re interested in finding out, today’s …

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Financial Self-Sufficiency: 5 Lessons from a Digital Nomad

Financial Self-Sufficiency: 5 Lessons from a Digital Nomad The economy has been pretty messed up now for several years, and all indications are that it’s not going to get better any time soon – and may even turn worse: much worse. If you’re like most preppers, you probably spend a lot of time learning how to …

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9 Urban Survival Skills That Could Save Your Life

9 Urban Survival Skills That Could Save Your Life Surviving in the city requires different skills than those needed to survive in the wilderness. While there is much overlap, it’s important to focus on the skills you’re more likely to need. If you live in the city, learning to build a shelter isn’t a top …

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Why You Need To Stockpile Coconut Oil

Why You Need To Stockpile Coconut Oil Unless you have been living under a rock for the last year, you will have read that coconut oil is the current rave amongst survivalist and prepper types.  The reasons are many.  Coconut oil has a long shelf life, is extremely good for you health-wise, and can multitask.  …

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Free Disaster and Emergency Alert Center

Free Disaster and Emergency Alert Center Stay up to date with the latest disaster/emergency, terrorism, disease outbreak, significant earthquake, and severe weather alerts: All in one place! If you don’t look at anything else I post I highly suggest you bookmark the alert center from survivehive.com ( Link at the bottom of this article) Throughout …

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