Northern Indiana isn’t prone to hurricanes, earthquakes or many major disasters, but we do get the occasional tornado, and a few years ago we had an ice storm that knocked out power in our neighborhood for a few days. And after the events of the past few weeks, I’ve been thinking a lot about preparing for disaster.
So what would you take with you in an emergency? Manual can openers and fresh water seem to be pretty important. But what else? A hand-cranked laptop recharger? The CRC handbook of Chemistry & Physics?