Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 67-69

Survival myths, a.k.a. urban (wilderness) legends are popular beliefs shared with friends that are usually very wrong. Let’s continue with myths 67-69 Myth 67: If You’re Impaled By a Knife Or Other Object, Pull It Out. Indiana Jones, James Bond, John Locke from Lost…are some of the “heroes” who did not hesitate for a second … Continue reading Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 67-69

Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 64-66

Survival myths, a.k.a. urban (wilderness) legends are popular beliefs shared with friends that are usually very wrong. Let’s continue with myths 64-66 Myth 64: Sharks are the most dangerous animals for humans. Let’s forget about the movie Jaws for a bit. Let’s talk numbers. Number of shark species: More than 480 Number of shark species … Continue reading Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 64-66

Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 58-60

Survival myths, a.k.a. urban (wilderness) legends are popular beliefs shared with friends that are usually very wrong. Let’s continue with myths 58-60 Myth 58: Water is a good escape from a bee attack. Imagine the following situation: a chill day outside, relaxing near a river and having a nice sandwich…but suddenly a swarm of stinging … Continue reading Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 58-60

Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed Myths 55-57

Survival myths, a.k.a. urban (wilderness) legends are popular beliefs shared with friends that are usually very wrong. Let’s continue with myths 55-57 Myth 55: If a bear threatens you, play dead and he will go away. Another classical myth related to bear encounters. When a bear approaches, you should just play dead and he will … Continue reading Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed Myths 55-57

Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 49-51

Survival myths, a.k.a. urban (wilderness) legends are popular beliefs shared with friends that are usually very wrong. Let’s continue with myths 49-51 Myth 49: You should follow a river if lost. We have seen it in movies a thousand times. The beloved protagonist, lost in the wild, finds civilization by following a river. This might … Continue reading Survival Myths That Could Possibly Get You Killed 49-51