Tom Marlowe

Tom Marlowe practically grew up with a gun in his hand, and has held all kinds of jobs in the gun industry: range safety, sales, instruction and consulting, Tom has the experience to help civilian shooters figure out what will work best for them.

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Do EMPs Affect Batteries?

One of the scariest and most likely society-toppling events that could happen is a large-scale EMP event. A large enough EMP could potentially knock out all power grids and electronic devices across an entire country, plunging us back to the pre-industrial age and into a state of anarchy and chaos. Most of us already know …

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So, Does Irish Spring Soap Repel Mosquitoes?

Pretty much everyone will fall prey to mosquitoes at some point in their life. Absolutely persistent, nearly impossible to stop, and present pretty much everywhere around the world, these biting bloodsuckers aren’t just annoying; they can be really dangerous, transmitting terrible and even life-threatening diseases. As it turns out, some people assert that you don’t …

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So, Are Hedgehogs Dangerous?

Hedgehogs have achieved international fame, and sometimes infamy, as adorable, unique mammals with bumbling, almost playful mannerisms. Unfortunately, they are also immensely destructive pests in some places and are invasive ecological marauders in others. Public outcry against harming the little things, no matter how much damage they do, makes dealing with them difficult for authorities. …

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