Monthly Archives June 2016

Survivalism

On this show we explored survivalism, which included information on survival skills, preparation for natural disasters, survival stories, and we explored the physical and mental impact of being in survival situations.

Experiment Failure

As always we tried an experiment – making our own bow drill (which was a failure)….maybe because we weren’t really prepared and thought it would be easier than it was. Matches are the way to go!

Interviews

We interviewed Jason Knight, the founder of Alderleaf Wilderness College. The college offers nature and wilderness survival education along with free links and resources online.

He taught us about the rule of three. Humans can survive for:

  • 3 minutes without air
  • 3 hours without a regulated body temperature
  • 3 days without water
  • 3 weeks without food

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