Survival is the strongest instinct in mankind. Our bodies will go to extremes to keep us unscathed, warm or alert in situations it perceives threatening. Learning to turn these instincts into skills to make one survive in the most arduous situations has struck an interest in many. These techniques, not only fascinating, could also prove themselves handy in cases of natural disasters or even economic catastrophes. While some may have gathered weapons and supplies to be prepared should they be faced with such unfortunate occurrences, few understand the greater practicality in knowing to survive in the most basic circumstances.