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180,000 Bees Lived On Top Of Notre Dame de Paris When The Fire Broke Out And They Survived!

180,000 Bees Lived On Top Of Notre Dame de Paris When The Fire Broke Out And They Survived!

The unseen residents of Notre Dame, roughly 180,000 bees, were currently living on its' roof when the fire broke out. Beekeeper, Nicolas Geant, who tend to them was worried they wouldn't survive the
10 Essential First-Aid Skills that Every Outdoorsperson Should Master

10 Essential First-Aid Skills that Every Outdoorsperson Should Master

Survival Medical emergencies are one of the most common causes of a survival situations, and are best handled with some basic training Everyone could benefit from first-aid skills. Even if all
How to Siphon Fuel

How to Siphon Fuel

Gasoline is one of the most powerful resources around. With a supply of fuel, you can run cars, operate machinery, and power generators. You can start fires in the windiest, wettest conditions
20+ Survival Myths That Could Go Completely Life-Threatening Wrong

20+ Survival Myths That Could Go Completely Life-Threatening Wrong

You do NOT want to try these survival myths out if you're in a tight spot! They will pretty much ensure your lack of survival. And that's why they've landed themselves back on Fail Blog.

Real or Fake: The Truth About 10 Hollywood Survival Scenes

The Survivalist Can you really drink water from a vine, find food in a nuclear wasteland or heal bee stings with plants? Our expert weighs in on these ten classic movie survival scenes We check

Survival Cooking: How to Cook with Sticks

The Survivalist No pots, pans, or metal grill? No problem. Here’s everything you need to know about cooking over an open fire using items only found in the woods Most outdoor enthusiasts have at
What to Do If You're Lost in the Woods

What to Do If You're Lost in the Woods

With the news that Hawaiian hiker Amanda Eller was found alive after being lost for 17 days, it’s worth considering what to do if you find yourself alone and lost in the wilderness. Eller did a lot of

Make the Best Backcountry Coffee You’ve Ever Had

Gear Filters, mugs, grinders, and instant options to help you get your caffeine buzz in the woods or on the water Whether you’re a hardline coffee snob who demands fresh-ground beans, or you
‘Jamsterdam’ Has You Surviving Through Busking

‘Jamsterdam’ Has You Surviving Through Busking

Being able to make a living doing what you love is easier said than done. In Jamsterdam, you are attempting to make enough for your bills by busking in the streets. You... The post ‘Jamsterdam’ Has
What We Can Learn from the Two Hikers Lost in the Mountains of Hawaii

What We Can Learn from the Two Hikers Lost in the Mountains of Hawaii

Survival One story ended in a rescue, the other in tragedy. Here’s what we should take from both In two separate cases, hikers became lost in the wilds of Maui Hawaii last month. Both were 35

How to Survive a Rollover Car Crash

Every year, millions of car accidents play out on our roads. In 2017, nearly two million people were injured in crashes and over 34,000 people died. Fortunately, today’s cars are safer than they ever

Retired Navy SEAL explains how to prepare for dangerous situations

In this Wired video, Clint Emerson, a retired Navy SEAL and crisis management professional, explains the difference between observation and "true situational awareness."
12 Close Calls Where People Escaped Ruin by Moments

12 Close Calls Where People Escaped Ruin by Moments

These lucky people all found themselves less than seconds, or in some cases inches away from complete and utter destruction. It really makes you feel deep thoughts about the delicate balance in which
Redditor Saves Life of 19-Year-Old Puggle After Miscalculating How Much Fat He Could Eat

Redditor Saves Life of 19-Year-Old Puggle After Miscalculating How Much Fat He Could Eat

There was no way of knowing this puggle would try to take down 8 inches of pure steak fat in one go. Maybe in his old age he got cocky, or he was having too good a time to care. Anyway, the story has

How to Make a Whistle From a Soda Can

One of the most common items included in a basic survival kit is a whistle. This essential tool can mean the difference between life and death if lost in the wilderness. Along with signal fires, the
‘The Things We Lost In The Flood’ Seeks to Connect Players Through Message Bottles

‘The Things We Lost In The Flood’ Seeks to Connect Players Through Message Bottles

The Things We Lost In The Flood urges players to toss their thoughts to the water and read others’ as well in a bleak world where bottles are your only company. In... The post ‘The Things We Lost In
The "Giraffe Cat" Is Facing An Uncertain Future Due To Habitat Loss And Illegal Pet Trade

The "Giraffe Cat" Is Facing An Uncertain Future Due To Habitat Loss And Illegal Pet Trade

With its long legs and long neck, the serval is nicknamed the "giraffe cat." These amazing athletes can jump up to nine feet in the air to catch prey. But this feline faces a difficult road ahead as
12 Wild Close Calls That Lucky People Survived

12 Wild Close Calls That Lucky People Survived

Thank goodness for reflexes. These videos would look a whole lot different if not for some quick thinking or just straight up luck. Honestly, most of these are just luck. Here's to monster trucks and
Explore & Survive in a Beautiful Forest in ‘Among Trees’

Explore & Survive in a Beautiful Forest in ‘Among Trees’

Those who feel drowned by the noise and bustle of the city or the endless hum of technology may find some peace (and danger) in Among Trees. You’ll be tasked with surviving... The post Explore &

How to Open a Coconut (With or Without Tools)

In the kitchen, fresh coconuts can add great flavor to one’s culinary pursuits. In the wild, they’re one of nature’s most perfect survival foods. Coconut meat is a great source of fat, carbohydrates,
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