Use your busted cellphone the next time you have to Bear Grylls your way through the wilderness


It’s not likely that many of us will ever get lost in the wilderness and be stuck in a survival situation. In case it does happen, it pays to be prepared. While there are some among us that walk around with the necessary tools to survive a three-day plane crash adventure, you may already have more than you think. The Art of Manliness blog shows us the many options made available to the survivor by a mobile phone. You can get a compass, signal mirror fishing tackles and a few other useful survival odds and ends from a single unit. Bear that in mind the next time you find yourself lost in the wild, but make sure you try to make a call before you smash your phone open. Head HERE for the whole article.