I Was on a Plane and the Pilot Announced There Was a Bomb on It

“Mom, are we going to be ok? Are we going to reach Changi?"


You Can Choose How Bear Grylls Almost Dies in Netflix’s New Interactive Show

Should he risk falling off a mountain or nearly drown in a river? Your call!


We Asked Experts How to Survive When You Become a Zombie

"Eating any part of the human body—brain or otherwise—isn't great."


A 62-Year-Old Got Trapped in a Snake-Filled Mine for Two Days and Survived

And you thought you were having a shitty week.


A Minute by Minute Guide to Surviving a Day in Prison

You could get butchered and the guards wouldn’t know it until they discovered your bloodless corpse lying crumpled on the walkway.


It’s No Accident Americans Are Still Broke in a Booming Economy

A new study shows exactly how badly you're getting screwed, and why.


What It's Like to Be Trapped in a Cave for Ten Days

Twelve teenage soccer players and their coach have been trapped in a cave in Thailand for two weeks. Lothar Emannuel Kaiser understands what they must be going through.


Everything you need to know about the Thai soccer team found alive after 9 days in a cave

“As rain is forecast in the next few days, the evacuation must speed up."


Gossip May Have Played a Role in Human Survival

This could explain why talking behind someone’s back feels so good.


This Is What It Would Take to Turn a Virus into a Weapon

“A well-funded organization with scientific expertise and the resources to grow, manipulate, or release agents, and the motivation to actually use them—that’s the worst-case scenario."


How first responders are training for the next mass shooting

They're using new tactics to increase the odds for survival for victims who've been shot with AR-15s and other military-style assault rifles.