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Power, you can't live with it (prices that is), and you can't live without it. Going off-grid isn't easy (or practical for everyone), and that is why I am writing about this topic. According to the U.S Energy Information Administration, the average American home loses power once or twice a year, and one of the most appealing aspects of renewable energy is that it can be decentralized and offer you power when the sun and wind or whatever else your property may have to make energy with is still "doing it's thing'.   This being said, power outages caused by...

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        First of all, This is not to be taken lightly. IF YOU HAVE ACCESS TO A MEDICAL FACILITY THEN RECEIVE TREATMENT AT A MEDICAL FACILITY. Stitching yourself up can be very dangerous. It can lead to serious infections that can take your life. Sutures can be a life and death situation. It is best to leave it to a medical professional if at all possible.         Now that we have that out of the way... Humans have been stitching wounds shut for a very.. very long time. The earliest reports of stitches date...

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