2012 February 6 »

Survival Adventure Network – Video

One of the productions that Canterbury’s Pathfinder School has created, is a project called the Survival Adventure Network. The episode below, entitled Deer Camp, is a documentary video of a group of everyday people placed in a pretty realistic wilderness survival scenario – “Real People engaged in True Survival Training Scenarios.” With a minimum of provided supplies, the participants are given freedom to create their own shelters, explore their surroundings, and utilize whatever they can find.

13 States Considering Alternative Currencies

A growing number of states are seeking shiny new currencies made of silver and gold. Worried that the Federal Reserve and the U.S. dollar are on the brink of collapse, lawmakers from 13 states, including Minnesota, Tennessee, Iowa, South Carolina and Georgia, are seeking approval from their state governments to either issue their own alternative currency or explore it as an option. Just three years ago, only three states had similar proposals in place. The Constitution bans states from printing their own paper money or issuing their own currency....