CHINA-LEISURE-SURVIVAL ARK : News Photo

CHINA-LEISURE-SURVIVAL ARK

This photo taken on November 24, 2012 shows the unfinished boat built by Lu Zhenhai, a man from Urumqi, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, afraid that his home would be submerged in a doomsday flood in 2012. Lu said he was worried that the apocalypse would happen in 2012, so he decided to invest all his money, about 160,500 USD into building what he hopes will be his own indestructible ark. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
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This photo taken on November 24, 2012 shows the unfinished boat built by Lu Zhenhai, a man from Urumqi, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, afraid that his home would be submerged in a doomsday flood in 2012. Lu said he was worried that the apocalypse would happen in 2012, so he decided to invest all his money, about 160,500 USD into building what he hopes will be his own indestructible ark. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
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November 24, 2012
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156923004
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AFP / Stringer
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This photo taken on November 24 2012 shows the unfinished boat built... News Photo 156923004Adult,Building,China,Fear,Flood,Home,Horizontal,Incomplete,Lifestyles,Men,Nautical Vessel,Photography,Show,Urumqi,Xinjiang ProvincePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThis photo taken on November 24, 2012 shows the unfinished boat built by Lu Zhenhai, a man from Urumqi, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, afraid that his home would be submerged in a doomsday flood in 2012. Lu said he was worried that the apocalypse would happen in 2012, so he decided to invest all his money, about 160,500 USD into building what he hopes will be his own indestructible ark. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)