FEMA recommends having at least a 3-day supply of non-perishable food for emergencies. But figuring out what foods to stockpile is confusing. Terms like “survival food” and “emergency food supply” get over 14,000 monthly searches
An EMP attack can either happen because of an electromagnetic device being detonated in the air, or it can also result in the aftermath of a nuclear strike as well. When detonated high enough into the atmosphere, an EMP attack will result in the electrical power grid completely collapsing. There will be no electricity, internet, […]
One of the most important life skills you can learn is how to shoot. Not knowing how to shoot and picking up a gun for the first time without any proper training can be a big risk to yourself and those around you. That’s because it’s very easy to create unsafe habits when you pick […]
In this chapter, Jessica's neighborhood faces the onset of a polar vortex. And that's not the worst threat around.
CB radios have a maximum range of around 15 miles in ideal conditions with high-quality, optimized equipment. Learn more here.
As you probably already know, here at Ask a Prepper, we’re always doing our best to unearth the lost skills of our forefathers. It’s these skills that will help us in the dark times ahead! For years now, I’ve been looking for a book that covers our ancestors’ survival skills that helped them live in […]
These fast-growing vegetables can grow in your garden or containers in just 60 days or less. Here’s how to maximize your harvest.
Building a gunshot wound kit can be essential in emergency situations. Learn how to assemble a kit that can help stop the bleeding.
When starting over after a disaster, people deal not only with physical loss but with emotional trauma and financial impacts. Here's a guide to make it easier.