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The trouble with survival is that so few have actually faced it in its true form that many make assumptions. Of course those who make assumptions can wind up with a wide audiences. These people get infected by survival myths that might actually cost them their lives one day. That is no laughing matter. There are lots of these survival myths floating around the internet. You can even see them played out in videos which is even more terrifying! Do you know what you are looking for in these survival myths?
Check out this article on nine myths that are downright dangerous. We have to be very careful about what we do with our time and effort as well as what types of learning we do. Don’t forget that your survival skills not only touch you but they may touch your family one day as well!
Bonus: How to Make Pemmican, the Original Survival Food
Invented by the natives of North America pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers.
Native Americans spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time without refrigeration.
Pemmican is a portable, long-lasting, high-energy food. It's made of lean, dried meat that's crushed into powder and mixed with hot, rendered fat. This makes it one of the ultimate foods to have stockpiled for when SHTF or disaster strikes.
People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how folks 150 years ago did it.
These guys were the last generation to practice basic things, for a living, that we call "survival skills" now.