Fifteen Best Survival Movies of All Time

One of the more compelling sub-categories of the action-drama genre is the survival movie; films that examine human beings torn from civilization and forced to keep moving forward in dire, extraordinary circumstances. Such movies are often inherently captivating for their depiction of action and adventure. Still, the concept allows filmmakers to explore interesting philosophical ideas …

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Best Survival Matches

Humans had been around for thousands of years before fire came about, but something that genuinely sparked a change in our species was how we could control fire. From cooking food to keeping wildlife at bay, learning to control fire was a significant change. Survival matches can mean life or death when you’re not able …

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How to Find or Build a Survival Shelter

Building a survival shelter is an absolute priority, if you face a survival situation in harsh or unpredictable weather. A good shelter must protect you from the elements and be comfortable enough for resting and sleeping. Most people cannot survive unprotected from rough weather for more than a few hours. If possible choose ground: that …

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How to Predict the likely Weather Outcome

When you are on your wilderness trip, some basic knowledge about how to predict weather will help you to take appropriate action for not getting into trouble and risk your safety. Air pressure Changing weather means changing air pressure. Decreasing air pressure indicates the approach of a low pressure area, which often brings clouds and …

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Basic Wilderness First Aid

It’s essential that you have some basic principles of wilderness first aid and know how to apply them, even under stress. Even knowing how to treat minor injuries can make a difference in a emergency situation. You can treat minor injuries and keep serious casualties stable until further help is available. Although there are innumerable …

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