Stranded in the wilderness with nothing but your wits and your good health, and even the greatest among us can fail. Deprived of our basic conveniences, most people would simply curl up and pray to be rescued.
While staying put is an excellent idea, an even better one is to stay put and make yourself comfortable while you do so. It may even save your life.
The most powerful tool in the known universe is the human mind. Using our superior adaptability and creativity, we have been able to climb to the top of the food chain without the use of fangs, claws, speed, or strength.
Their most basic resource were the stones around them, with which they accomplished things which would be considered impossible to many people today.
Deprived of a blade, our ancestors would have no problem crafting one from a stone plucked from the ground. Find out how in the video on the next page.