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Fight or Flight: Is the End in Sight?

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  Survival, Water Purification, Distilled Spirits and End Times Since as far back as we can remember Humans have been evolving and surviving against all odds. We have come to the top of the food chain and are feared by all under us. However, who or what do we fear? Death, destruction, other humans? Poverty, diseases or just the unknown? With the possibility of our world ending at any split second there is no wonder why many people out there want to be prepared if destruction and calamity ensues. How do we prolong life in the middle of difficult circumstances?...

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Take Safety Into Your Own Hands

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About 2.5 million years ago early transitional humans started to use stone tools to enhance their way of life. Thus taking survival and human evolution to the next level. With every species on the planet their main goal is to survive. Without the existence of clean water living and prospering would be unlikely. What tool would you turn if you had no clean drinking water? Water is the upmost important thing you need to live. Up to 60% of the human adult body is water. According to H.H. Mitchell, Journal of Biological Chemistry 158, the brain and heart are composed of 73% water, and the lungs...

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The Past Could Save You in the Future

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When one thinks of survival they don’t associate moonshine or the stills used to make the spirits with the word. However since about the 18th century moonshine and its stills have been helping people survive and profit. In modern usage, the term "moonshine" ordinarily implies that the liquor is made illegally. The term has also been used on the labels of some legal products as a way of marketing them as providing a similar drinking experience as found with old time moonshine recipes. The word "moonshine" is said to evolve from the term "moonrakers." The word was used to describe...

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Stay “Still”, I Have Some Antiseptic

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By: Jessica Bunker Stills are commonly used for making spirits, essential oils, and gas. Did you know that stills can also be used to make your own antiseptic? The stills made by The Distillery Network, Inc. are made of Copper and are a great tool to help you during any crisis for any need. Whether it be a water contamination issue, a zombie apocalypse or you just really need to make your own glass of vodka to calm your nerves. According to encyclopedia.com “an antiseptic is a substance that inhibits the growth and development of microorganisms. For practical purposes, antiseptics...

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How Do You still: Copper or Stainless Steel?

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By: Jessica Bunker In the distilling industry and in backyards around the world there are two main materials used for building stills, copper and stainless steel. Which one is preferred and or better to use to distill moonshine, essential oils and other distilled substances? Copper conducts heat very well making it the perfect material to use in distilling unlike stainless steel and its low heat conducting capabilities. Copper also removes sulfur compounds and that is very important because you want all impurities that could ruin your products final taste and smell removed. The copper also improves the final product and...

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