2018 Survival Roundup | Wild Survivor

True Survival Stories of 2018

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As the end of the year draws near, we look back at just a few of the amazing and heartwarming true stories of determination and survival that have featured in the headlines around the world throughout 2018. Thai Soccer Team Cave Rescue In June and July, the world waited with bated breath as a complex […]

Surviving Hypothermia | Wild Survivor

Hypothermia – what it is and what to do

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Hypothermia is the name given to the condition the human body experiences when its temperature becomes colder than the normal range. It is a dangerous and life-threatening condition that needs urgent treatment. The normal temperature of a human body is around 37oC, although it does vary slightly from person to person. The risk of hypothermia […]

How to escape a house fire | Wild Survivor

How to Escape a House Fire

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Being able to utilise fire for heating and cooking is key to human survival. But so is remembering just how dangerous fire can be. Fire can devastate virtually everything in its path, can spread unbelievably fast and as it burns, it releases toxic smoke which is often the cause of death more than the flames […]

How to stay safe in a storm | Wild Survivor

How to stay safe in a storm

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While we love to moan about our weather, the reality is that we actually enjoy a pretty mild climate compared to most other countries. We don’t get hurricanes, typhoons or cyclones because they originate in tropical waters. But we do get storms as well as the tail-ends, or remnants, of hurricanes from across the Atlantic, […]