But one farmer in China believes he is ready for any eventuality after building seven emergency survival pods.
Heavy work: Workers reposition one of seven survival pods. His creations consist of a fibreglass shell around a steel frame
Building them around a steel frame in a yard at his home in the village of Qiantun, Hebei province, south of Beijing, he says the pods can offer life-saving shelter during natural disasters such as tsunamis and hurricanes.
The pods are able to float on water and some of have their own propulsion.
( via dailymail.co.uk )