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Syrian Conflict: Australia Could Run Out Of Fuel In 43 Days, Would Be ‘MAD MAX World’

Australia is at risk of running out of fuel in the next few weeks due to the ongoing conflict in Syria. The escalating situation in the war-torn country threatens to cripple the supply chains that keep Australia going. While the International Energy Agency mandates that countries hold a stock reserve “equivalent to 90 days of […]

Puerto Rico’s Looming Medical Crisis Is About To Explode

It has been one week since Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico. And inside hospitals and clinics, doctors have limited supplies and will soon run out of diesel to power the buildings. The looming medical crisis is set to explode at any time. Dr. María Rodríguez is the medical director of Concilio de Salud […]

Visualizing What Energy Sources Power The World?

There are many types of maps out there, but one of the most telling ones is a simple satellite image of the Earth at night. As 's Jeff Desjardins writes, on these powerful images, the darkness is a blank canvas for the bright city lights that represent the vast extent of human geography. The bright […]

Visualizing The Global Black Market For Oil

The value of the crude oil production alone is worth a staggering $1.7 trillion each year. Add downstream fuels and other services to that, and oil is a money-making machine. As VisualCapitalist's Jeff Desjardins notes, both companies and governments take advantage of this resource wealth. More of the world’s largest companies work in the oil patch than any other […]

Empty Shelves and Madness: A Minor Winter Storm Drove People Into “Panic Buying of Food And Basics”

Can you picture empty store shelves? A couple of weeks ago, in early January, there was a relatively minor storm in the South and Southeast U.S. Cold weather, threat of the power going out, snow and ice and empty store shelves. This wasn’t the big one. And yet it was enough to bring things to […]

As We Enter 2017, Keep The Big Picture In Mind

Submitted by Chris Martenson via PeakProsperity.com, The ‘meme’ circulating the internet and among my personal friend group is that 2016 was something of an awful year. Between a poisonous US election cycle, horrifying acts of senseless violence caused by refugees driving trucks in Europe, nightclub and other shootings, and high profile celebrity deaths it all […]

Don’t Be Without These Prepping Essentials: “Survival Fuel You Must Have”

This article was written by Tess Pennington and originally published at ReadyNutrition.com. Editor’s Comment: Whether you are cut off from store supplies during a disaster, or you are hiking to your bug out location, food will obviously be one of your most crucial supplies during a crisis. Although you can live for weeks without food […]

SHTFplan: Venezuela Rations Power to Avert Collapse: “Do You Think It Can’t Happen Here?”

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This article was written by Daisy Luther and originally published at The Organic Prepper. Editor’s Comment: It is indeed difficult to imagine life in the United States without power, and with such severe shortages that the government would have to excuse away the shortfalls, and divvy out […]

SHTFplan: 95 Survival Tips For When the SHTF: “Carry These. Do This. And Don’t Ever…”

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. Here is a quick barrage of sometimes unconventional survival tips for when the worst happens in just a few fast minutes of video. Some are useful supplies to bring along, others are simple tips you need to learn and practice before the situation gets real. These ideas […]

“After Armageddon”: Marine Shows How to Survive An Urban Disaster

Metropolitan areas can change in an instant with a major catastrophe. Hundreds of thousands of people could be gone just as quickly. Society could be unraveled by any number of scenarios, and it could leave you stranded, without loved ones and desperate to secure food, water and shelter. Escape to the countryside or a remote […]