When planning for a nuclear event, it is prudent to have supplies available for sheltering in place, as well as for evacuating to a safer location. Sometimes, the solutions might be the same, other times a lighter, expedient option is necessary during travel. For both, it’s always a good idea to start with the basics: food, water, shelter, warmth, tools and protection. Nuclear explosions are scary and intimidating, not only because of their massive explosion, but also for the other effects. Learning more about what these will help you react swiftly and properly, should this event happen.