How to Survive for Years in a Fall Out Shelter

   

In the 1950’s and 60′ with the cold war with Russia in high gear not only did we get great spy novels like the James Bond series but also were introduced to fall out shelters both for communities and even personal ones for your backyard that would only hold your family.

 

Can Humans survive for years in a fallout shelter

Can Humans survive for years in a fallout shelter

In theory these would allow to escape the initial explosion and the radioactive fallout from a nuclear exchange.

Today the world does really seem any safer from nuclear weapons than before but personal fall out shelters are not that common. Larger ones exists in some countries that we know of ( and more that we don’t) built to keep the heads of government safe.

We will need to grow our own food in the fall out shelter

We will need to grow our own food in the fall out shelter

Lets assume for a minute that the worst has happened and you are lucky enough to be in a real fallout shelter, how are your real chances of long term survival? I do not ever want to find out but here is a video that outlines how to improve your chances of survival.