Natural Disasters

How to prepare for and survive natural disasters of all kinds: floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, landslides, and many more.

The Ultimate Guide to Prepping for Tornadoes

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Tornadoes are frightening and dangerous weather phenomena, capable of appearing out of a thunderstorm in moments, wreaking total destruction, and vanishing just as quickly. Tornadoes can happen anywhere on earth, but are most common by far in the U.S., especially in the Midwest and South. The storms themselves are dangerous, …

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Recovering from a Hurricane

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If you’ve never been in the path of a hurricane, it’s hard to imagine what it’s like for its victims. If you are facing the need to recover and rebuild from a hurricane for the first time, this article will help give you an inkling of what to expect. It …

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DIY Earthquake Kits

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If you live on the West Coast of the United States the reality of a earthquake is very real. In the last 365 days there have been over 7,800 earthquakes in California alone. While the residents of California do not feel many of them, they happen daily. In fact according …

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Megadroughts – Are They Coming?

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I think at this point it is fair to say that the dispute on global warming is not much of a dispute. People still argue about what caused it and how severe it will get, but climate change is real. It seems like every year the weather gets more unpredictable. …

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A List of the Worst Natural Disasters of All Time

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In recent years, natural disasters have been on the rise, and it’s clear that these will continue to happen. We are sixteen years into the twenty-first century and have already experienced some devastating disasters. Let’s take a look back over the past centuries at some of the world’s worst and …

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Hurricane Preparedness 101

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It’s very sad that a destructive event such as Hurricane Katrina in 2005 was responsible for reminding people that they need to prepare. The vast majority of them weren’t prepared at all and the ones that made it out alive regret being unprepared to this day. Shocking Hurricane Stats the …

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