China knows all too well about severe flooding, but lack of warnings made these most recent China floods even more devastating.

China Floods Displace Millions

The U.S. is in a major hurricane drought (for hurricane ranked 3-5), but for how long? Hurricane Katrina was the costliest hurricane at just a category 3.

Hurricane Katrina: The Costliest Hurricane in United States History

With temperatures surpassing 100 degrees this weekend, take extra precautions to be safe and healthy during this heat wave.

The Latest Heat Wave is Now

There have been some absolute monsters of hurricanes reach our shores, but these top 5 hurricanes are the worst to date.

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Top 5 Hurricanes to Make U.S. Landfall

Learn all about what a hurricane is, how to prepare for one, what to do after a hurricane, and more! This in-depth article has everything you need to know.

Everything You Need to Know About Hurricanes

With extreme heat threatening many parts of the country this summer, learn how to be safe - before you start noticing heat-related symptoms.

Countering Extreme Heat Before Symptoms Arise

This in-depth guide teaches all about tornadoes, including the basics about what they are, as well as how to prepare for them.

Everything You Need to Know About Tornadoes

The best time to get your hurricane preparations together is before the first alert even comes. Find out how to get started with your prep right here!

Where to Begin with Your Hurricane Preparations

If you are feeling the heat, you can bet your pets are, too. Now that we are in the dog days of summer (i.e. the really hot part), keep your pets cool.

Keeping Pets Safe During the Dog Days of Summer

Severe thunderstorms can pack quite a punch, but all too often the warnings of their approach are ignored. It is time to take these warnings seriously.

Take Severe Thunderstorm Warnings Seriously

There are 27 large fires burning in the United States, and the excessive heat is not doing much to help control it.

Hot Heat Fuels Dozens of Fires

Hurricanes are more than just a threat to those on the coast. Hurricanes can have far reaching effects inland as well.

When Hurricanes Go Inland

El Niño is gone, but La Niña is hot on its heals. El Niña will bring some relief to parts of the world, but could also bring more problems closer to home.

La Niña Could Brew Up a Very Active Hurricane Season

The Atlantic hurricane season officially began June 1, and so far it has been fairly active. What are you doing to get prepared for the next hurricane?

An Active Atlantic Hurricane Season (So Far)

Dehydrated and freeze-dried food are similar in certain ways, but differ in others. Learn the difference and find the type of food that's right for you!

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5 Differences Between Dehydrated and Freeze-Dried Food

With summer heat on the rise, know how to take care of yourself and avoid the dangers of too much sun.

Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

Having a year supply of food is more than just for hunkering down and waiting for the next apocalypse to blow over. Check out all your year supply options.

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Why Have a Year Supply of Food?

Food storage can be damaged by heat and fluctuating temperatures. As summer heat sets in, learn how to properly store your emergency food safely.

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Storing Food Safely in the Summer Heat

Ever wonder what your odds are of surviving an earthquake? Find out what you can do to increase those chances, and may the odds be ever in your favor.

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3 Ways to Increase Your Odds of Surviving an Earthquake

Hopefully you never become displaced, but it is always best to have a game plan laid in advance rather than right when disaster happens.

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How to Keep Your Family Safe If You are Temporarily Displaced

These tips can help you know how to save more money so when an emergency does come, you can get by without having to borrow.

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How to Save for Emergencies

The small Canadian town of Riverhead is out of water. Drinking water is hard to come by, not to mention water for showering or laundry.

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Town of Riverhead Issues State of Emergency Due to Lack of Water

Having a financial preparedness plan is an important part of your emergency plan. Being financially prepared can make a huge difference following disasters.

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Financial Preparedness 101: Why Does Money Matter?

Have you ever considered living alone in the wild, just to practice your outdoors skills? This 16 year old is doing just that, and we can learn from him.

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Living Alone in the Wild at Age 16...By Choice

Natural methods of pest control can can keep the bugs out and the natural goodness in.

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Top 15 Pest Control Methods that are Natural and Effective