This is a great video for anyone. This short informative video by HouseholdHacker It will help you think outside of the box when it comes to surviving and maybe save a life.
What I love about this is that using an empty soda can will make use of the candle in a more efficient way! The can serves as protection against the wind and its shiny aluminum side will help in intensifying the heat, thereby giving you additional warmth on a cold night. clever stuff.
How To Get Clean Water
This method of using a piece of cloth is just genius. It takes a bit of time but gravity definitely does its job well. It’s also very important to note that this is just a filter, You will still need to boil the water before drinking! Just because it looks clear doesn’t mean that there aren’t any bacteria or germs. Here’s another tip if you’re looking for cleaner water: never take anything from stagnant water because it is most likely contaminated with dead animals and germs that will make you get really sick. (sorry)
Natural Mosquito Repellant
I don’t know about you but I HATE mosquitoes. If you live in a tropical country, there’s always a risk of getting dengue or malaria. It’s best that you protect your skin from exposure. If you’re having a barbeque party outside your house, placing a fresh sprig of rosemary and some dried basil will not only help keep mosquitoes away, it will also add a unique smokey flavor to your food.
Cereal Box Microwave
Wouldn’t it be great to cook your food in a cereal box? This cute method works well during sunny days because it makes use of solar heat. The aluminum foil makes it easier for the light to be concentrated within the box.
Needle And Leaf Compass
If you don’t have a compass (or a super smartphone) you can use this clever method to help you tell which way is north. The reason why you have to rub the needle with your shirt is that it creates static electricity. This step is important because your homemade compass won’t work properly without it.