What should you do if you encounter an aggressive bear?
What personal location beacon do you trust most?
What should you do if you get lost driving in a snow storm?
How do you keep heavy rain from dousing a fire if you have no cover?
Into the Wild By Jon Krakauer (1996)
The New Rules: Dont Go Paperless
A shiny document (and a smile) can change minds.
The New Rules: Know When to Say When
It's better to bail out than to pass away.
The New Rules: Avalanches Dont Discriminate
Just because you're in-bounds doesn't mean you're safe.
The New Rules: Dont Skimp on Your S.O.S.
When you're lost at sea, send the right signal.
Anatomy of a Rescue
The New Rules: Cover Yourself
Heading to the wild frontier? Get insured.
The New Rules of Survival
The planet is smaller than ever, but that just means there's a host of new dangers out thereand a new set of solutions. These days, a text message or the right travel-insurance policy might just save your bacon. So study upyour life may depend on it.