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EMP Must-Haves

EMP Must-Haves Few survival scenarios have captured the imagination (or spawned fear) like the electro-magnetic pulse. This event or weapon, commonly known as an EMP, creates a short burst of electromagnetic energy that can disrupt or even destroy electronic devices and systems, potentially even the electrical power grid. An EMP can occur naturally, such as the pulse from a massive solar flare, but EMPs are also created by technological devices, typically nuclear weapons. The most frightening scenario is...

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7 Things To Do After an EMP Strike

7 Things To Do After an EMP Strike The threat of an Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) strike on this country is a very well documented one. Articles have been written about the threat in the past and have used information from the EMP Commission report which was published in 2004.  There also is an article published over on the Economic Collapse Blog which sums up nicely what impact an EMP strike would have on our country. An electromagnetic pulse can range from a minor inconvenience to a civilization-killing event. It just depends...

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Solar Flares are REAL and unpredictable

One thing that we talk about in the book, is the major possibility of an EMP (Electro Magnetic Pulse) coming from the sun. This is a photo of last solar flare that was kicked off the sun. This is a fact that we can get hit by such flares although infrequent. The last one that happened in the late 1800’s knocked out the telegraph for a few months. The Telegraph was just a wire, just think what it would do if it did wipe out computer records and disrupted satellites. It would also create a...

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