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Out-Smarting a Smart Home

Out-Smarting a Smart Home

(ModernSurvival.org) – Smart home devices have brought a new level of convenience to our lives, giving us control of everything from security to temperature at the push of a button. But can this technology be used against us? In this video, SmarterEveryDay is sharing with us the testing they’ve done to determine if smart homes […]

Things That Can Get You Killed in a Crisis

Things That Can Get You Killed in a Crisis

(ModernSurvival.org) – When prepping for a crisis, there are some simple mistakes that many survivalists make that could get them killed. Canadian Prepper has created a list of 10 mistakes you should never make when preparing for a survival situation. Errors such as not practicing your skills, not staying in shape, and not preparing for […]

First Things to Do after SHTF

First Things to Do after SHTF

(ModernSurvival.org) – When facing an emergency situation, stress and panic can cause us to make poor decisions that could prove deadly. This is why having a plan in place before such an event can be the deciding factor in what keeps us alive. Our friends at City Prepping have created a list of ten things […]

What Is the Best Target to Kick in a Fight?

What Is the Best Target to Kick in a Fight?

(ModernSurvival.org) – Fights in the real world are rarely anything like what you see in the movies: they aren’t choreographed, they aren’t pretty, and they’re generally brutal. If you ever find yourself in a real fight, you want to end it as quickly as you can to preserve your health. In this video, Fight SCIENCE […]

Coronavirus Threatens US Supplies

Coronavirus Threatens US Supplies

(ModernSurvival.org) – The coronavirus is big news around the world, and the fallout from the virus is just beginning. Coronavirus threatens U.S. companies’ supply of Chinese-made parts and materials https://t.co/iHK6SKc9jZ — The Washington Post (@washingtonpost) February 3, 2020 As airlines begin to restrict flights from China in an effort to contain the virus, manufacturers like […]

Preparing for Backcountry Skiing or Snowboarding

Preparing for Backcountry Skiing or Snowboarding

(ModernSurvival.org) – There is a unique sense of freedom that comes with skiing or snowboarding in the untamed wild. It also presents a unique challenge, as we have to climb the mountain ourselves — there are no ski lifts to usher us to the peak. What do we need to do in advance to prepare […]

What is the CanAm Missing Project?

What is the CanAm Missing Project?

(ModernSurvival.org) – In past articles, we introduced you to the Missing 411 project and the work they do investigating people who have disappeared under unusual circumstances. Now we’ll learn more about it straight from the horse’s mouth. With two movies and nine books published so far, the number of strange cases David Paulides and the […]

Improvising Survival Weapons

Improvising Survival Weapons

(ModernSurvival.org) – One of the greatest skills we can cultivate as survivalists is the ability to improvise. With a little bit of ingenuity and know-how, we can turn random items into life-saving tools. In the video below we’ll see how to construct a kit you can use to create self-defense weapons on the go. Jeff […]

This Car Feature Could save Your Life

This Car Feature Could save Your Life

(ModernSurvival.org) – You’re driving your car down the road, when suddenly a deer jumps out of the woods. While in reality, you shouldn’t swerve to miss it, most people do. Without realizing it, they put themselves at even more risk by doing so. The least of their problems from here on out is that insurance […]

Bandanas for Survival

Bandanas for Survival

(ModernSurvival.org) – One of the most versatile items you can pack in your survival gear is a simple bandana. Don’t believe us? Check out the following video in which SensiblePrepper shows us 40 uses for a bandana in a survival situation. The obvious uses are to protect your head from the sun, or cover your […]

Take-Downs Anyone Can Use

Take-Downs Anyone Can Use

(ModernSurvival.org) – If you’ve ever been in a real fight, or even watched one, you know that more often than not they end up on the ground. Wouldn’t it be best to know how to take an opponent down intentionally, and then control them there? Green Beret Zee is giving us a couple of examples […]

Defend Yourself from a Mountain Lion

Defend Yourself from a Mountain Lion

(ModernSurvival.org) – Very few sounds in nature can raise the hair on the back of your neck quite like a mountain lion’s roar. Also known as the cougar, puma, panther and catamount, the mountain lion is the largest known feline in North America. If you ever come face to face with one, do you know […]

DIY Quarantine Room

DIY Quarantine Room

(ModernSurvival.org) – If a pandemic were to break out in your area, would you know how to isolate sick members of your family? Disclaimer – the information presented here is not for a professional-grade quarantine room. Few people have the resources to set up high-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filters or negative air pressure environments in […]

DOT Tweeting About… Bigfoot?

DOT Tweeting About... Bigfoot?

(ModernSurvival.org) – Whether you believe in the elusive sasquatch or not, it can’t be denied that there’s been a lot of publicity surrounding the mysterious creature over the years. Now the Department of Transportation (DOT) has joined the fray. The image was captured at Sherman Pass, in a remote part of Washington. https://t.co/YlKvwVrZmG — HuffPost […]

Wolf Attacks Family… in Their Tent!

Wolf Attacks Family... in Their Tent!

(ModernSurvival.org) – Nature can be a beast. One family found this out first hand, as a wolf entered their tent and launched an attack… "I immediately regretted kicking it… I felt like I had kind of punched someone that was way out of my weight class." — Russ Fee, on stopping a wolf attack in […]

Three Hours to Survive… Quick Shelter Options

Three Hours to Survive... Quick Shelter Options

(ModernSurvival.org) – In a survival situation, you only have three hours out in the elements before you’re in serious danger of falling victim to the forces of nature. To help ensure we’re able to live to see the light of a new day, Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI) has provided us with a few quick shelter […]

Can You Prepare for a Global Pandemic?

Can You Prepare for a Global Pandemic?

(ModernSurvival.org) – Should a pandemic sweep over the globe, do you have the skillset to survive? According to the Global Preparedness Monitoring Board (GPMB), there is a growing risk of a global pandemic that could potentially kill tens of millions of people. Luckily, our friend Canadian Prepper has some tips that can help us better […]

Doomsday Clock Moves to Record Time

Doomsday Clock Moves to Record Time

(ModernSurvival.org) – The Doomsday Clock is a hypothetical representation of how close the world is to “midnight” or TEOTWAWKI (The end of the world as we know it) at any given time. Recently, the time to midnight was adjusted to 100 seconds, the closest it’s ever been. When the Doomsday Clock was first created during […]

Global Health Emergency Looming?

Global Health Emergency Looming?

(ModernSurvival.org) – The coronavirus has been said to have taken the lives of over 80 people in China thus far, and thousands more are infected. (What is being reported is in conflict with staggering “whistleblower” numbers, which are much higher.) Even with these numbers, the World Health Organization (WHO) is still refusing to declare a […]

US Airlines Screening Chinese Passengers…

US Airlines Screening Chinese Passengers...

(ModernSurvival.org) – Many airports, including those in Thailand, Japan, and the United States, have begun to screen passengers coming from mainland China. Three U.S. airports have begun screening airline passengers from central China, the apparent origin of the coronavirus. https://t.co/QKCDQZcIlb — HuffPost (@HuffPost) January 19, 2020 The symptom-based screenings are in response to an outbreak […]

Duct Tape Bindings… Can You Escape?

Duct Tape Bindings... Can You Escape?

(ModernSurvival.org) – You were blindsided in a parking lot and kidnapped. Now you don’t know where you are, and your wrists and ankles are bound with duct tape. Do you have the know-how to break free and escape? https://youtu.be/6wJlzKk7d7o Knowing how to break out of duct tape bindings can be the difference between life and […]

How to Defend Against a Dog Attack

How to Defend Against a Dog Attack

(ModernSurvival.org) – If you find yourself attacked by a wild dog, do you know how to defend yourself? Today, our friend Clint Emerson gives us a few quick tips on how to fend off a dog attack while protecting ourselves from harm. If you can, give the dog a target to attack such as a […]

Tactical Driving Tips

Tactical Driving Tips

(ModernSurvival.org) – Disclaimer to the reader: The techniques shown in the following video are performed by a professional driver on closed courses. These are presented for informational purposes and should not be tried at home. In this video, Wyatt Knox walks us through a variety of advanced tactical driving tips. Wyatt gives us information on […]

AR-15 Confiscations in Virginia?

AR-15 Confiscations in Virginia?

(ModernSurvival.org) – Democrats in Virginia have been pushing for strict gun control in the state, including a bill that would call for confiscation of AR-15s. Virginia has been a hotbed for gun controversy as the dividing line between pro-2A and gun control broadens. "Virginia Democrats withdrew an AR-15 confiscation bill Monday after thousands of NRA […]

Yellowstone Visitors are Getting Sick

Yellowstone Visitors are Getting Sick

(ModernSurvival.org) – A large number of visitors to Yellowstone National Park have become seriously ill recently, launching cleaning efforts in hotels, visitor centers, and restaurants. 170 Yosemite Valley visitors fall ill in suspected norovirus outbreak https://t.co/xRsezhurLn — MSN (@MSN) January 17, 2020 Of the 170 reported cases, 2 have been confirmed as norovirus — a […]

Bloomberg Ignores the Facts… Blows off Texas Hero

Bloomberg Ignores the Facts… Blows off Texas Hero

(ModernSurvival.org) – On December 30th, 2019, Jack Wilson saved countless lives with a single shot by neutralizing an active shooter in his church. Micheal Bloomberg, a Democrat presidential contender, doesn’t care. Bloomberg Dismisses Texas Hero, Insists It Wasn’t His “Job” to Have a Gun or Decide to Shoot https://t.co/rLlgKgOWMo — NRA (@NRA) January 6, 2020 […]

Can You Retire Without Any Savings?

Can You Retire Without Any Savings?

Your back has been giving you problems for years, but today is different. When you reached to shut off your alarm this morning, excruciating pain flooded your senses. A trip to your physician revealed your spine has begun to fuse together in a condition called ankylosing spondylitis. Thanks to your back, you are about to […]

Preparing for Danger with a Former Navy Seal

Preparing for Danger with a Former Navy Seal

(ModernSurvival.org) – If a fire were to break out in your office today, would you know how to get out? If an active shooter enters the restaurant where you are enjoying dinner, would you know where to seek cover? Most of us go through our day to day lives without paying much attention to the […]

Are You Being Lied To? Learn the Body Language That Will Let You Know!

Are You Being Lied To? Learn the Body Language That Will Let You Know!

(ModernSurvival.org) – Do you think you can tell if a person is lying to you just by watching them? Today, former FBI agent Joe Navarro is sharing his expertise with us on reading body language. Joe highlights a few common myths, and provides examples of how to spot a variety of subconscious behavior cues that […]

Caveman Survival Training

Caveman Survival Training

(ModernSurvival.org) – A new survival course is making the news – one which teaches you how to survive in the wild, just like the neanderthals did. Located in the Italian Alps, the program teaches how to hunt prey, create fish traps and build shelters as the cavemen did. Developing the skills to survive solely on […]

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