How to Help Someone Who Has Fainted

(Modern Survival.org) – One reason many people decide to embrace the survivalist lifestyle is to be better prepared to help others in need. From roadside emergencies to natural disasters, the ability to step up and rescue someone in distress is a valuable trait. But not all emergenci ...Read More...

How to Survive Getting Caught in a Rip Current

How to Survive Getting Caught in a Rip Current
(Modern Survival.org) – People all over the world dream of enjoying the beach on a sunny day, but very few of them are aware of the danger lurking there. No, it isn’t sharks, jellyfish or even barracuda that should be the immediate concern — it’s the water itself. Rip currents are fa ...Read More...

How to Escape From Zip Ties

Escaping Zip Ties
(Modern Survival.org) – Zip ties are a common tool used to restrain victims during home invasions and kidnappings. They’re cheap, and they’re hard to break out of — making them a top choice for criminals. With the proper know-how and a little effort, however, zip tie restraints can b ...Read More...

10 Running and Walking Safety Tips You Should Know

10 Running and Walking Safety Tips You Should Know
(Modern Survival.org) – The goal of survivalism is to be prepared to face any threat, at any time, big or small — not just a natural disaster or world-ending apocalypse. Many preppers lose sight of the here and now as they plan for such large-scale events. The truth is, being attacke ...Read More...

How to Create an Improvised Life Jacket

Survive in Open Water
(Modern Survival.org) – Water is necessary to sustain life, but in the wrong circumstances, it can also be deadly. Drowning is a possibility in any body of water, but if you become lost in a river or the open ocean it becomes a very real threat — especially if you don’t have a life jacket. […]

Military Hack for Preventing Blisters

How to preventing blisters while hiking
(Modern Survival.org) – Developing blisters on your feet can cut short an otherwise enjoyable hike. It can even put your life in danger when facing a survival situation. Marching in formation, moving quietly or running for your life can be a horrific task with burning wounds being ru ...Read More...

How to Defend Yourself From a Crocodile Attack

How to Defend Yourself From a Crocodile Attack
(Modern Survival.org) – The crocodile is one of the wild’s top predators, having evolved for millions of years to do one thing: survive. The idea of being attacked by one in the wild is the stuff of nightmares. So what can you do to take yourself off the menu if you ever are faced with […]

FBI Tips for Detecting Deception

How to Tell When Someone is Lying to You
(Modern Survival.org) – Becoming a well-rounded survivalist goes far beyond the ability to start a fire or purify water. Yes, these skills can be vital to facing an emergency and coming out alive, but what about the abilities necessary to live day to day? One such skill that can be i ...Read More...

How To Choose The Right Clothing For Survival

Survival Clothing
(Modern Survival.org) – Each day when you venture out into the world, your first line of defense against any unforeseen emergency is the clothing you’re wearing. Your clothes shield you from the elements. They also help determine how much attention you draw to yourself as you go abou ...Read More...

How to Clean Water In the Wild

How To Find Water In Wilderness
(Modern Survival.org) – Water is incredibly important, not only in a survival situation, but in your day-to-day life as well. Without drinking the right amounts of water, you can face a laundry list of health issues in as little as three days — up to and including death. In an emerge ...Read More...

Survival Shelter: The First Step

Here’s the Part of an Outdoor Survival Shelter You Should Build First
(Modern Survival.org) – Having the ability to build a shelter in the wild can mean the difference between life and death. When exposed to the elements, death can become a real possibility in as little as three hours, so having the skills to build a retreat from the weather is of vita ...Read More...

Combat Crisis Fatigue Now…

Combat Crisis Fatigue Now...
(Modern Survival.org) – The year 2020 has been hard for everyone. The coronavirus pandemic alone, not to mention food shortages, civil unrest and political upheaval, is enough to grind down even the most hardened survivalist. After so many months of unending chaos, it’s not surprisin ...Read More...

Encounter a Shark… and Survive!

How to survive a shark attack
(Modern Survival.org) – Humans like to believe they are at the top of the food chain, but sometimes, that simply isn’t true — especially when we enter another predator’s domain. Sharks have evolved for millions of years to become what many consider to be the ultimate hunters. If you ...Read More...

Dehydration: An Overlooked Threat to Survival

12 Signs You’re Not Drinking Enough Water
(Modern Survival.org) – Tracking your daily water intake can be difficult. Keeping tabs on how much water you drink might seem like an unnecessary chore to some, but it’s more important than many realize. Staying hydrated is essential to good health. Dehydration can lead to chronic d ...Read More...

Why Vinegar is an Essential Survival Supply

Vinegar
(Modern Survival.org) – Did you know that vinegar is an essential multipurpose survival supply? When researching prepping and survival, a common theme you will encounter is redundancy. Redundancy means having multiple survival systems in place that can accomplish the same goal. This ...Read More...

Why Do I Need To Be Prepared?

Why Do I Need To Be Prepared
(Modern Survival.org) – Before the COVID-19 outbreak, the media had a tendency to paint preppers in a negative light. Shows such as Doomsday Preppers made survivalists and preppers look like fringe lunatics. In truth, preppers have very little in common with the examples portrayed on ...Read More...

Make a Fire By Rubbing Sticks

Make a Fire By Rubbing Sticks
(Modern Survival.org) – Most people know that you can create fire by rubbing sticks together, but very few know how to do it. It isn’t as simple as just grabbing two random pieces of wood and grinding away with them. In fact, nearly anyone who has tried to make a fire by rubbing sticks together […]

The Most Important Survival Tool You Need

The Most Important Survival Tool You Need To Get
(Modern Survival.org) – Survival is a state-of-mind, first and foremost. Being mentally prepared is the key to surviving the unexpected stress of a life-threatening situation. After all, fancy gear and stockpiles of supplies won’t save you if you give up when the going gets tough. Wh ...Read More...

Start A Fire With a Water Bottle

Start A Fire With a Water Bottle
(Modern Survival.org) – One of the basic fundamentals of survival is the mastery of fire. With it, you can cook food, boil water and keep yourself warm. Unfortunately, starting a fire without the proper tools is a dying art. Few people can just rub sticks together in the wild to prod ...Read More...

Prepping Basics: 12 Fundamentals of Survival

12 Basic Fundamentals of Survival
(Modern Survival.org) – For many, 2020 has cemented the fact that prepping is essential. If COVID-19 wasn’t enough to convince the masses that preparation is a necessity, the recent months of civil unrest likely have. The problem facing these new survivalist “converts” is knowing whe ...Read More...

How to Survive an Earthquake

Surviving an Earthquake
(Modern Survival.org) – One of the most common reasons people begin to look into the survivalist lifestyle is the threat of natural disasters. Nothing is quite so terrifying as mother nature when she decides to let loose–especially when the very ground beneath you begins to shake. In ...Read More...

How to Prepare for and Survive a Wildfire

Surviving A Wildfire
(Modern Survival.org) – Wildfires have raged across much of the western United States in recent months, consuming millions of acres from California to Colorado. In fact, according to the National Interagency Coordination Center, close to 8 million acres of land have burned so far thi ...Read More...

Emergency Water Sources Hidden at Home

Locate Water Sources In Your Home
(Modern Survival.org) – In the event of a major emergency, such as a natural disaster, there is a good chance that local water supplies could become contaminated — or shut down entirely. Knowing where to find sources of water in these circumstances can be the difference between life ...Read More...

Preparation is Your Civic Duty

New FDA Approved Medical Device Could Save Many Lives
(ModernSurvival.org) – As an American citizen, your civic duty includes activities such as obeying the law, performing jury duty, and paying taxes. As a survivalist, your civic duty is to be prepared to act as a first responder in the event of an emergency, if you are capable of doin ...Read More...

How to Live Among Terrorists

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(ModernSurvival.org) – Concerns over local acts of terrorism are very real, arguably now more than ever. Gone are the days of expecting an attack to come solely from overseas groups like Al Qaeda or ISIS. Now, we’re forced to add new menaces to the ever-growing list of potential thre ...Read More...

Foraging for Your Food

Foraging for Your Food
(Modern Survival.org) – When the thought of staying supplied with food comes to mind, people often go straight to hunting. Hunting is a great way to get food for yourself, but there aren’t always animals around to hunt. If you know how to forage, you may not need to look any further ...Read More...

Surviving Quicksand

Surviving Quicksand
(Modern Survival.org) – From the likes of The Princess Bride to the new Star Wars film, the threat of sinking to certain death in quicksand has been a popular menace in Hollywood for many years now. Hundreds of movies and cartoons have used this natural phenomenon to terrorize their ...Read More...

Emergency Water Prepping

Emergency Water Prepping
(Modern Survival.org) – Water is the most basic necessity for life aside from breathable air. Water should be one, if not the biggest part, of your preparations for disaster. Below is a video by City Prepping on YouTube explaining how to store water for short- and long-term scenarios ...Read More...

Disaster Strikes: Places to Avoid

Disaster Strikes: Places to Avoid
(Modern Survival.org) – Disaster will strike. It’s not a question of if; it’s a question of when. This is the reality we live in. Every single day, we’re at risk of being hit by an emergency of some sort, so we need to be ready. We also need to know the places to steer clear […]

Head For the Hills—FAST!

Heading For the Hills—FAST!
(Modern Survival.org) – The majority of us live in urban areas, which isn’t a bad thing. If and when SHTF, however, it can quickly become a problem. There will be a large number of people looking to migrate from urban areas to less populated ones. If you’re one of those people, you’l ...Read More...

SHTF Perimeter Alarms

SHTF Perimeter Alarms
(Modern Survival.org) – We have alarm systems in today’s world to protect our property and give us some kind of warning about possible threats. When SHTF the need to protect yourself is going to increase drastically, so having an alarm system is a big plus. Unfortunately, there may n ...Read More...

Surviving a Wolf Attack

Surviving a Wolf Attack
(Modern Survival.org) – Wolf sightings have increased more as we invade their territory. While it’s unlikely to be attacked by a lone wolf, a pack may be more willing to strike out at you. Even if you’ve never encountered a wolf before, knowing how to survive an attack may save your ...Read More...

Prepper Food: Canned vs Dry

Prepper Food: Canned vs Dry
(Modern Survival.org) – Food is one of the most basic yet important staples to consider when prepping. You need to know how to store it properly; otherwise, you’re going to be left with inedible food. There are pros and cons to certain storage choices, and shelf life is a big factor. ...Read More...

Prepare For Election Chaos Now

Prepare For Election Chaos Now
(Modern Survival.org) – 2020 has been anything but ordinary and more than three months remain in the year. With the presidential election a little more than over 40 days away, things will likely get crazier. There’s no better time to prepare for election related turmoil and chaos tha ...Read More...

Military Tactics Deployed Against Americans?

Military Tactics Deployed Against Americans?
(Modern Survival.org) – Every great civilization that has fallen has done so from the inside out — sometimes from their recklessness, and other times from outside influences. The relevant question to ask is, “are these tactics being used against Americans right now?” In today’s age, ...Read More...

Whistleblower Reignites COVID Conspiracy

COVID Manmade... I Can Prove It!
(Modern Survival.org) – The coronavirus has remained the center of attention for the majority of 2020. We know it came from China, and we know the communist country mishandled the virus. Its lack of transparency allowed the pandemic to spread rapidly throughout the world. China has b ...Read More...

Hit Squads and Insurrection? Caputo Thinks So…

Hit Squads and Insurrection? Caputo Thinks So...
(Modern Survival.org) – No one knows what’s going to happen after the November election. Many on the Right speculate there will be civil unrest like we’ve never seen before if President Trump wins a second term. Meanwhile, the Left believes if Joe Biden wins, Trump will not leave the ...Read More...

China’s NEW Horrific Disease

China's NEW Incurable Disease
(Modern Survival.org) – China has already been largely scrutinized by nations around the world for its handling of the coronavirus. The communist country’s lack of regulations and safety measures make it easy for illnesses to occur. That’s why it’s no surprise that yet another diseas ...Read More...

Climate Change or Arsonists?

Climate Change or Arsonists?
(Modern Survival.org) – Wildfires continue ravaging the West Coast, with no sign of slowing down. Some experts point a finger at climate change as a contributor to the outbreaks. Is this true? Or, is there possibly something more sinister going on behind the scenes? A #Portland man r ...Read More...

Violent Riots Erupt Yet Again

Violent Riots Erupt Yet Again
(Modern Survival.org) – Racial and political unrest continues boiling over in the wake of the recent deaths of black men in police custody. Many of these so-called “peaceful protests” quickly devolve into violent riots destroying property and human lives. Sadly, Lancaster, Pennsylvan ...Read More...

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Life is a series of experiences that even in the best of times, will still include countless challenges, trials and tribulations — if you’re lucky. Your patience, your skill and will to survive will be tested many times over the course of your life and there’s no way to know which cards in life you’ll be dealt. All you can do it hope for the best and prepare for the unknown. Modern Survival is a mindset and a community of individuals who strive to be prepared for whatever disaster may come their way. Read Modern Survival to learn all kinds of things that can help you adapt and survive no matter what. Thanks for reading.

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