‘End of the World’ Pods Can Withstand Severe Weather

‘End of the World’ Pods Can Withstand Severe Weather
Design

Liu Qiyuan of China builds several giant spheres capable of withstanding the fiercest elements.

Zachary Kraemer
  • 17 december 2012

In preparation for this Friday’s doomsday prediction, a great many people are fabricating survival strategies to persevere. Liu Qiyuan of Qiantun, China, is one of those people, creating his own version of Noah’s Ark. Designing a series of pods that can withstand the deadliest tsunamis and eartquakes. Qiyuan describes his pods as ping pong balls, explaining: “Its skin may be thin, but it can withstand a lot of pressure.”

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