END OF THE WORLD
Doomsday Preppers Love Subscription Boxes
Subscription boxes used to be the domain of cosmetics and cute clothing. Now a niche industry has sprung up around machetes and iodine tablets.
The Radical Fairy Tale Politics of 'Ni No Kuni II'
‘Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom’ advocates simple rules, strong claims, and a demand for empathy and honest governance.
I Lived Exclusively Off Doomsday Prepper Food for a Week
Fearing natural disasters and nuclear war, Americans are investing in freeze-dried food. But how does it taste?
A Beginner's Guide to Doomsday Prepper Cookbooks
Are you anticipating the end of the world? So are these people, and they want to help you cook through it.
How Preppers from Around the World Are Gearing Up for Doomsday
The biggest fear-driven purchases driving up the global survivalist economy.
The Doomsday Prepper Next Door
“Preppers” aren’t just old dudes building bunkers anymore. As the practice goes mainstream, more are young, urban, liberal, and/or on YouTube.
Doomsday Prepper Supply Companies Are the Real Winners of the Election
Many “preppers” are stocking emergency survival food with decades-long shelf lives, just in case all hell breaks loose on November 8.
Preppers Taught Me How to Eat When the World Ends
I spoke to two very different preppers to understand how they plan to eat once the world comes to an end.
German Government Will Require Citizens to Maintain an Emergency Food Supply
In the wake of a string of terrorist attacks, the “Concept for Civil Defense” report outlines a plan that will require Germans to stockpile ten days’ food supply and five days worth of drinking water.
Doomsday Preppers Are Planning to 3D Print Their Way Through the Apocalypse
They say whatever they need, should disaster strike, would be just a few clicks away.
Here’s How Long You Could Survive If You Got Trapped in a Supermarket
A British astrobiology scientist claims to have figured out how long the average British supermarket could keep an adult fed and watered for.
The Man Who Builds Luxury Bomb Shelters for Paranoid One Percenters
Robert Vicino believes the rich don't live on the same scale as ordinary people in today's society—so why should that change after the end of the world? For a mere $35,000, his company will make their apocalypse experiences truly swanky.