How to Stay Safe During a Thunderstorm

I am sure that you have heard the common sayings about lightning such as lightning never strikes the same place twice or, it always strikes the tallest object. Well, don’t listen to that as they are nothing other than myth. Lightning doesn’t care about whether somewhere has already been struck before, it simply heads for the best conductor. Thunderstorms can happen at any time of the year but it is those that occur during the…

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How to Make Acorn Coffee

Today we have a really simple recipe for you for making acorn coffee. To be fair, it doesn’t really taste much like coffee, but it is still a very warming and nutritious. If you have ever tried to eat a raw acorn you will know that they have a bitter taste and they don’t really taste very good at all so we need to process them before doing anything else with them. When gathering your…

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Brazil Dam Collapse: 7 Dead 200 Still Missing

At least seven people have been killed and a further 200 have gone missing in southeast Brazil after a tailings dam collapsed at an iron ore mine causing severe flooding in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais. Fabio Schvartsman, the chief executive of the company that owns the mine, Vale SA, said only one-third of the roughly 300 workers at the site during Friday’s disaster had been accounted for. “The principal victims were our own workers,” Schvartsman told…

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What Will Happen if the Economy Collapses?

Todays post comes courtesy of InternationalMan.com Historically, when a nation’s debt exceeds its ability to repay even the interest, it can be assumed that the currency will collapse. Typically, governments exacerbate the situation by printing large amounts of currency notes in an effort to inflate the problem away, or at least postpone it. The greater the level of debt, the more dramatic the inflation must be to counter it. The more dramatic the inflation, the…

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What to do if You’re Being Followed

I think most of us have experienced the feeling at some point or another that we are being watched or followed and it isn’t a nice feeling. Most of the time it doesn’t come to anything and it is just our imagination overreacting. But what happens when those fears are correct? If you believe that someone is following you, we have some practical tips that will help you to keep a level head and stay…

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