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Disaster Preparation

LOOK: Survivalists Gather In Maryland

The Frederick News-Post, Md. | Courtney Mabeus | Posted 10.20.2013 | DC

BOONSBORO -- Chuck Acker stocks enough food to feed his family of four for three months if disaster were to strike. "It's common sense insurance," sa...

Readying for a Radiological Disaster? Preparing for Dirty Bombs, Nuclear Disaster and Other Radiological Emergencies

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 07.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Disaster, especially terrorism, notwithstanding its horrific initial impact on lives and property, takes its greatest toll, over time, by destabilizing the emotional -- and thus economic -- fabric of a community, state or nation.

Does FEMA Have a Fatal Internet Fixation?

Wayne Anderson | Posted 01.07.2013 | Technology
Wayne Anderson

While it is true that the Internet is an important and vital tool when it comes to information distribution -- it should also be noted that it can prove problematic for the public to gain access when the power is off.

Hurricane Irene: Is Your Refrigerator Ready?

Diane Van | Posted 10.26.2011 | Home
Diane Van

As you stock up on non-perishable food items in case you lose power, USDA encourages you to take the following steps to keep your food supply -- including items that are already in your refrigerator and freezer -- safe.

Seeing the World Through "Apocalypse Eyes"

Christal Smith | Posted 07.31.2011 | Los Angeles
Christal Smith

So you survived the second coming. As we embark on this post-Rapture era, don't you dare breathe a sigh of relief before hearing what Neil Strauss has to say.