Home / Urban Survival

Urban Survival

Chicago to Implement Street Pole Spy Boxes in the Name of ‘Safety’

Planners from the Urban Center for Computation and Data, part of a joint initiative between the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory, are implementing a project called “Array of things,” in which spy boxes disguised on light poles will ...

Read More »

Survival Gear Review: Spyderco Bushcraft Knife

A dog is a man’s best friend, and his knife is a close second.  With that said, I am often surprised when price is used as the limiting criteria of a new blade. What would you think if someone called a breeder and said what’s the best dog I can get for under $30? by [...]

Read More »

The Walking Dead: 7 Mistakes That Would Get Somebody Killed in a Real Zombie Apocalypse

The Walking Dead: 7 Mistakes That Would Get Somebody Killed in a Real Zombie Apocalypse

(Warning: Spoiler Alert!) I don’t watch much TV, but my guilty pleasure is AMC’s The Walking Dead. Lots of the preppers I know love watching this show and shouting out advice and criticism – it’s like our version of watching “the ...

Read More »

20 Things You Need in Your Get Home Bag

It may seem like Monday morning quarterbacking, but we want everyone to think about what happened recently in the SE United States to prepare.  When you prepare and plan ahead you limit the number of bad things that can happen to you and your family when a major storm or event hits your area. By [...]

Read More »

Urban Survival

To survive in the urban environment you will need to learn and use and whole new set of skills and tools than you might ordinarily consider in other survival situations.  Urban survival techniques and objectives are completely different from the survival skills you would use in the wilderness. By Dan C. – a reader of [...]

Read More »

Deadliest Natural Disasters For Homeowners: Infographic

Deadliest Natural Disasters For Homeowners: Infographic

Read More »

Brevard Botanical Garden- “Be Healthy, Grow Your Own: Vegetable Gardening in Florida”

Be Healthy, Grow Your Own: Vegetable Gardening in Florida

Events Be Healthy, Grow Your Own: Vegetable Gardening in Florida Deadline to Register: August 2, 2013 Class Dates: September 11 – December 11, 2013 Growing vegetables in Florida can be tricky, but with a little know-how and experience, you could ...

Read More »

The 4 Stages of Disaster

The 4 Stages of Disaster - Space Coast Preppers.com

If you think of disaster in the following four stages or phases, then you will be better able to deal with it, should you ever experience it… PREPARATION One of the biggest challenges of disaster and survival preparedness is convincing ...

Read More »

New Meetup Scheduled- Introduction to Water Bath Canning

Space Coast Preppers New Meetup- Intro to Water Bath Canning

Today Space Coast Preppers is pleased to announce our group’s next meetup and the first class in our life skills series.  I’d like to thank Lindsy Messing-Hitchens for offering to host this Meetup and teach this class.  Canning is a ...

Read More »

Lessons Learned: Kirsten Survived a Four-Day Blackout

Lessons Learned: Kirsten Survived a Four-Day Blackout - Space Coast Preppers

In the summer of 2005 Kirsten and her family experienced a four-day power outage caused by lightning striking the area transformer. Here’s what she had to say about it. My husband and I thought we were prepared for a “common ...

Read More »