Room enough for just one: Zhang Shengwu in his submarine. Photo: QQ.com

Farmer in southeast China builds submarine, earns patent

Zhang Shengwu came up with the idea while watching TV one day. Two months later, his watercraft, although modest, was recognised as a bonafide invention

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Room enough for just one: Zhang Shengwu in his submarine. Photo: QQ.com
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Laura Zhou

Laura Zhou

Laura Zhou joined the South China Morning Post's Beijing bureau in 2010. She covers China's diplomatic relations and has reported on topics such as Sino-US relations, China-India disputes, and reactions to the North Korea nuclear crisis, as well as other general news.