Quotes from Stranded (now out on DVD; $30, zeitgeistfilms.com), a gripping new documentary about the survivors of the 1972 Andes plane crash depicted in the film Alive.
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Luanne Freer talks about saving lives in the world's highest emergency room.
How can you prevent getting lost if you're bushwhacking without a GPS?
Is it smart to cauterize a bullet wound, like Sly in Rambo?
How can I find a reputable tracking class?
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The Survivors Club
Ben Sherwood talks about the secrets and science that can save your life.
Who has the greater chance of survival, a person alone, or a group?
How do you make a bow drill?
What should I do if I break my leg snowboarding in the backcountry?
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