Beat the apocalypse

Updated: Dec 14, 2012 01:12 IST

This photo shows a woman looking towards a survival pod dubbed 'Noah's Arc' by its creator, farmer Liu Qiyuan, in the village of Qiantun, Hebei province, south of Beijing. As people across the globe tremble in anticipation of next week's supposed Mayan-predicted apocalypse, one Chinese villager says he may have just what humanity needs: tsunami-proof survival pods. AFP
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This photo shows a woman looking towards a survival pod dubbed 'Noah's Arc' by its creator, farmer Liu Qiyuan, in the village of Qiantun, Hebei province, south of Beijing. As people across the globe tremble in anticipation of next week's supposed Mayan-predicted apocalypse, one Chinese villager says he may have just what humanity needs: tsunami-proof survival pods. AFP

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