How to predict the weather by looking at nature

(Natural News) Our ability to track weather thanks to various apps is nothing really to brag about. Meteorologists and the latest weather apps may provide forecasts based on educated guesses, but really, everything’s up in the air – pun intended – when it comes to understanding nature. And what will you do when SHTF and those…

Can the wrong food give you nightmares?

(Natural News) In the cracks between worlds, beyond the seams of our imagination, the monsters of our dreams scratch on the door of our reality. But could the key be the food we eat? This is a question scientists have long striven to answer. Decades of medical research that attempted to find a link between…

Toilet etiquette when SHTF: Why it matters

(Natural News) When SHTF, you need to still wipe your butt. The collapse of modern society aside, it is necessary that you still maintain good sanitary practices so that you stay alive. Without proper sanitation, it becomes incredibly easy for germs to wreak havoc and potentially decimate entire populations. In order to see the full…

Prepping for the long-term? Why it’s smart to buy supplies in bulk

(Natural News) Financial literacy is an oft-forgotten aspect of prepping. A crucial detail to preparing for the worst-case scenario is recognizing that you need enough money to weather out the storm. How you decide to plan for your financial success – and consequently your long-term survival – depends on you, but one way you can…

The best containers for seed saving, starting plants, and planting

(Natural News) There is a wonder to gardening that is incomparable. Indeed, only a few things can give the joy that people who plant experience — a bliss which Wordsworth once described as having his “heart with pleasure” filled. If you’ve been gardening for some time now, you’ve probably had to store seeds in different…

Think electroshock therapy is a medical brutality from the past? Nearly 23,000 patients were “brain shocked” in the U.K. from 2015-16

(Natural News) The number of patients who underwent electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in the U.K. rose by 11 percent in the last four years, a shocking new report released by the TheGuardian.com revealed. The prevalence in which this treatment is prescribed depended on local medical preferences. The rise of ECT can be attributed to improved access to…

China-made goods have killed at least 100,000 people due to industrial pollution

(Natural News) The huge demand for Chinese-made goods may have been responsible for more than 100,000 deaths in China due to the air pollution associated with their production. A new study found that international trade can lead to premature death due to industrial pollution. Environmentalists have constantly reminded people that pollution in the air can negatively…

Spooky Google Home now recognizes your specific voice from unique voice patterns, enabling it to track which person is talking to it

(Natural News) Google Home, the company’s virtual assistant, can now tell the difference between you and five other people. The update will allow the cylindrical device to distinguish voices and formulate responses for each specific user. Personalized information such as music preference, commute times, schedules, and shopping data can instantly be accessed after voice-activating the…