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  Primose (Primula vulgaris) It is a perennial growing 10–30 cm (4–12 in) tall, with a basal rosette of leaves which are more-or-less evergreen in favoured habitats. It flowers in early spring in the northern hemisphere (February-April) on slopes and meadows. The leaves are 5–25 cm long and 2–6 cm broad, often heavily wrinkled, with [...]

Solar Cookers – Cooking with the Sun

A solar cooker is a device which uses the energy of direct sunlight to heat, cook or pasteurise drink and other food materials. Many solar cookers currently in use are relatively inexpensive, low-tech devices, although some are as powerful or as expensive as traditional stoves and advanced, large-scale solar cookers can cook for hundreds of people.  Because they use no fuel and cost nothing [...]

Finding the Best Survival Knife of 2018: Having the name “Survivalist 101” we pride ourselves on being able to recognize and recommend the very best survival knife on the market. Over the years, we have tested hundreds of products, and stand behind every recommendation we have made. Survival knives are no different. So, today we [...]

Want to see the latest US Army rucksack before anyone else? This pack, MOLLE 4000,  is still in the testing phase but we’ve been able to get our hands on what should be the final version.   US Army to Field New MOLLE 4000 Rucksack in Late 2018 • Limited Distribution New Redesigned Modular Lightweight Load-Carrying [...]

Secure Solar Power without Batteries – [VIDEO] SMA’s Secure Power Supply does something that no other grid-tied solar inverter without added storage can: provide power during a grid outage. Solar professionals have been talking about this amazing feature since its inception with the Sunny Boy TL-US and our data shows consumers love it. Now with even more power in the all-new [...]