A disaster is a serious disruption of the functioning of a community or a society involving widespread human, material, economic or environmental loss and impacts, which exceeds the ability of the affected community or society to cope using its own resources. In contemporary academia, disasters are seen as the consequence of inappropriately managed risk. These … Read more

Captain Dave’s Survival Guide

For too long, the term “survivalist” has called to mind paranoid separatists or white supremacists who give up the conveniences of modern society, drop out of the government’s databases and live in one-room backwoods cabins like the Unabomber. Well, Captain Dave and the good folks at the Survival Center know survivalists are much more likely … Read more