I Was Born Into The Cold War……

June 24, 2015 Rourke 7

In case you missed it – this post was originally published HERE on ModernSurvivalOnline.com.   by Guy Spotts   I was born into the cold war between the United States and the old Soviet Union, […]

Vehicle Maintenance Advice

June 23, 2015 Rourke 7

By: Tony D   As an auto technician and PREPPER, I would like to share some of my expertise in the automotive field. I have been “turning wrenches” for over 25 years, and have amassed […]

What Makes Stab and Spike Vests Resistant?

June 18, 2015 Rourke 2

  By Chris Taylor Stab proof vests provide the wearer some protection that bullet proof vests don’t– protection from knife attacks. Knives and needles have sharper points than bullets and require a different kind of […]

The Evolution of Night Vision Technology

June 12, 2015 Rourke 2

By Cherie Invented in the 1930s, night vision was just one of the many modern innovations brought to life by German inventors. Shortly after the first night vision devices (NVD) were developed, American military scientists […]

The Necessary 72 Hour Kit

August 15, 2014 Rourke 7

From Rourke: The following post was previously published here on ModernSurvivalOnline. It can be seen in its original format HERE. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * […]

Surviving in the Open Water

May 30, 2014 Rourke 1

Finding oneself stranded in open water is a terrifying scenario and among the most challenging to survive. How do you navigate when distances are vast and landmarks are few? How do you withstand the tests […]

Poetry: I am the Sheepdog!

May 20, 2014 Rourke 13

Special thanks to BW for sending this poem in. Pretty cool! – Rourke   I am not the wolf, nor am I the sheep. I am both and yet I am neither. I am hated […]

The Psychology of Survival

March 24, 2014 Rourke 6

  For many in dire circumstances, just living day-to-day is very difficult.  Working in a low-income area with many who are homeless, I routinely see examples.  Others I know are unemployed, or if they work, […]

Oral Health and Baking Soda

February 2, 2014 Rourke 6

This post was originally published over at SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.   By Beverly Sandlin, Baking soda is a saliva buffer and neutralizes plaque acids, remember that it has […]

Thoughts on preparedness….

December 1, 2013 Rourke 2

Hey Rourke,           I enjoyed the article by Viper117.  Gold Bond (Gotta get that), Wipes (Got those), Maxi-Pads (Gotta get that) but I think I will stick with Deep Woods and mosquito coils.           I’m going to take […]

Mandatory Evacuation (Part 2)

November 28, 2013 Rourke 11

  Mandatory Evacuation (Part 2) by “The Coach”   On Sunday, August 31, 2008 at approximately 7:15 A.M., my wife arrived home from working the midnight shift. We finished securing our home, said a prayer for our […]