We have all seen on T.V. how easily Ray Mears, Bear Grylls and others light a fire with a sparking tool in any conditions. Well, just how easy is it?
It is in these situations that your training and agility will even things up a bit. Do not underestimate dogs; they are a direct descendent of the wolf. Their eyesight is monochromatic and generally poor; at distances over 50m they may struggle to detect stationary humans; however, their sense of hearing and sense of smell more than make up for… Read More »Combat Survival: Tracker And Attack Dogs
There are an average of 1,000 tornadoes in the United States each year. Unfortunately many of these are deadly, but just how often, and when do they strike?
Thunderstorms, ranging from mild to severe, are the most common weather formation, producing heavy rainfall, hail, high winds, flash floods, and damaging tornadoes.
The National Weather Service explores why people ignore warnings of approaching severe weather. Answers are vital to those that utilize NWS forecasts including mariners.