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Top Eight Ways To Heat Your Home During An Emergency Grid-Down Scenario

By Jennifer Lea Reynolds – Natural News

(NaturalNews) Whether due to a storm, or in a more serious survival scenario, losing electricity is a valid concern. 105 more words

Survival Skills And Tips

Milestone: Oak Ridge National Lab produces plutonium-238

Plutonium-238 oxide pellet glowing from its own heat

With the production of 50 grams of plutonium-238, researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have restored a U.S.

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Gearing Up For Winter

Last year we arrived at the ‘ol farmhouse in February.  It was cold.  The house had been vacant for some time therefore it was ice cold as there had been no heat during that time to help warm the walls and stones of the fireplace. 555 more words


When You Seek Furniture Information, This Article Is It

It is what holds your food as you eat. What keeps your body aloft as you sleep. What contains your favorite valuables to protect them. It holds your lamp, television and books. 308 more words


A Homesteader's Guide to Preparing For Winter (not just for homesteaders!)

When I was growing up Autumn was a time for a new pair of shoes and back to school.  For getting excited about holidays and playing in the leaves.  755 more words


Heat Sources

Heat Sources

The principle behind a heat pump is quite simple: A heat pump extracts heat from a lower-temperature external heat source (the ground or the air) and then uses drive energy to emit that heat at a higher temperature in the form of useful heat. 81 more words

Green Energy


I’m referring specifically to the electrical power grid.   I did not list power outages as a type of disaster (although they certainly can be disasterous, in and of themselves), because it is actually a… 1,182 more words

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