Nuclear Power Plants: Quick Guide to Preparedness

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Do you live near a nuclear power plant? Do you have concerns about your safety? Want to know how they work? Want to know how to prepare for the worst? This might end your information search! Check out this website, provided by the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission. There are  variety of topics, ranging from…

Hurricane Matthew Continues Its Caribbean Rampage

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Hurricane Matthew continues its Caribbean rampage.  Moving from it’s destruction of Haiti, the hurricane now heads towards Cuba and the Bahamas. After tackling these Caribbean islands, Matthew will strike Florida and the United States east coast. Want to be better prepared? Need to know what to do? Where the hurricane is? How to prepare? Check out…

Who Doesn’t Evacuate and Why?

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The topic of evacuations is simple at the surface: shall we evacuate? Yes, of course! There is a high change of survivability if we evacuate- and a higher chance of injury or greater if we stay. If the answer to this question is so obvious in reality, then why do people not evacuate? Is it due to many reasons: they…

Sawer Mini: Camelbak Modification Video

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The Sawyer Mini Straw is a great water purification device that you should have in your emergency kit, or to take camping. Many time, people will have some kind of water bladder system, such as a Camelbak. Both of these are great ideas for your venture: water purification and mobile water storage. I remembered reading…

Medicinal Herbs That You Must Grow In A Survival Garden

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Unfortunately, we live in a world where violence and crime often go unpunished. The world situation can change for the worse very quickly no matter where you live. Many people understand this fact and have recently started to do something about it. They are preparing their home and family for the possibility of not only…

Hang on Floridians, Hurricane Hermine is Coming to Town!

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For all you Floridians out there enjoying your battleground status between Terrible Trump or Criminal Clinton, let us not be too distracted to notice the booming onset of Hurricane Hermine. From my contacts in Florida, I hear that the flood waters are already arriving. How did Hermine get its/her name? Check out any number of the new pages, resources,…

Coping With Disaster

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How Do People Cope With Disaster? Everyone handles disasters in different ways. Here is some helpful information for anyone, to help prepare yourself for the results of a disaster. For more details, check out FEMA: Coping with Disaster. Know that: Everyone who sees or experiences a disaster is affected by it in some way. It is…

Society Ending Event: Your Survival Probability

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If there is a society ending event, for example an EMP wipes out the United States, a nuclear war takes place, or the government collapses, what is your survival probability? Generally speaking, the least amount of hazards in your area, the higher chance of survival. The success of your survival is based on many things,…

Plan Prepare Survive Website Construction

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Hello All, This is Austin with Plan Prepare Survive. We apologize for not getting out news, articles, and videos to you over the last few weeks. We are extremely busy and are also in the process of constructing our website. It will be similar to before, but we plan to change the look and layout….

Brain Eating Amoeba, Bacteria, And Summer Water Safety

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Just recently, a teen has passed away in North Carolina due to a trip to a well known water park.  At that park, he was infected with a brain eating amoeba.  This  shocking news isn’t the first time that a public waterpark/body of water has been infected by a dangerous substance.  Last year a teen…

Sunspots, Blank Sun, EMP and More

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In the last month, the sun has gone blank two times.  Going blank means that there is an absence of sunspots, or areas of intense magnetic activity.  This loss of sunspots means that the sun is going into a decreased level of solar activity for the next couple years.  This doesn’t mean that we are in a…

Catastrophic Flooding: Hundreds Dead in China, Pakistan, India

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Just as the severe flood damage is being restored in West Virginia, catastrophic flooding arrived in China, Pakistan, and India.  Many areas received over 10 inches of rain in a very short period of time.  This rain caused widespread flashfloods and water levels to rise several feet for hundreds of square miles.  This flooding caused billions of dollars in economic…

Zika Virus- Traps, Vaccines, and Danger

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The Zika virus is still very much active in the world, although it’s being covered less by media and news websites due to other events going on.  This doesn’t mean that Zika is any less dangerous or still not active.  According to the World Health Organization, they predict that 3 to 4 million new cases…

Best and Brightest Glow Stick- Supreme Glow, UST, Cyalume

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Glow sticks are one of those items that were really cool to enjoy as a kid and may have lost their appeal as an adult.  Glow sticks aren’t just for kids, they can be very useful in a survival situation when the need for a nonconventional source of light is needed.  They are waterproof, EMP…

Gear Review: What is the best tape for survival? Duct Tape? Gorilla Tape? Tenacious Tape?

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Gear Review: What is the best tape for survival? Is it Duct Tape?- that holds the world together. Oh wait- it’s Gorilla tape, right? Perhaps you have heard of Tenacious Tape, by Gear Aid. Oh wait, Gorilla now has clear repair tape! What is the best? To help, we have put together this video. It…

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