Here are five easy, survival expert-approved ways to prepare a campfire without a lighter or match.
Even though consumer fireworks are as common as cookouts during America's birthday, their use still results in numerous fires and bodily injuries every year.
When lightning strikes, finding the right shelter may not always be easy. Here are the best tips on what to do if stuck outdoors during a thunderstorm.
While it may not be possible to shield your yard and home from mosquitoes completely, there are several techniques that can allow you to reduce their numbers dramatically.
While each tornado is unique, there are similarities that can allow tornadoes to be categorized by size, appearance and how they form.
Pet owners should know the serious health risks that warm-weather activities can pose.
Mosquitoes are attracted to some people more than others, but if you fit their dinner menu, there are a couple of ways to become unappetizing.
Certain medications may make some more susceptible to heat-related illness, but pharmacists say you can counteract these side effects with a few simple choices when you’re in the sun.
As the summer heat builds and people start to spend more time outdoors, lakes and rivers may still be dangerously cold following the winter months.
When a tropical storm or hurricane strikes, it is important to ensure the safety of every family member, including pets.
Unbeknownst to millions of families, the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers could be lurking inside their homes.
At the first sign of redness after being out in the sun's harmful rays, it's crucial to follow these tips that could help soothe your sunburn and help you heal faster.
For tens of millions living in cities around the world, air pollution poses a slew of serious health hazards.
A sunburn may seem like a temporary annoyance, but it can cause long-lasting damage to your skin, regardless of skin complexion.
When a hurricane crashes onto shore with destructive winds and deadly storm surge, its threat to clean water supply is a major concern.
While the powerful, destructive wind speeds of an approaching cyclone are used to estimate the storm's category, storm surge is often the greatest threat to both lives and property.