What not to pack in your backpack

Here is a fresh way to look at packing. There are dozens of lists telling you about what things to take with you and what…

Clothing tags turned into survival tools

Founded in Portland, Oregon, in 1938, The Columbia Sportswear Company has been making clothes and outdoor gear for more than 70 years. Throughout the years…

The Survival Tin – A Basic Essential

Here we have another survival article from ex SAS soldier Bob Podesta.  This one is about the importance of the humble survival tin and how to make…