Architects Everywhere Are Preparing For The Zombie Apocalypse

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When zombies take over the world, where are you going to go?

The second annual Zombie Safe House Competition has begun, drawing over 200 entries from 12 countries (for some reason people are really obsessed with zombies these days).

The designs offer hiding spots in the water, underground, above ground, and sometimes ways to fight back.

We’ve gathered some of our favourite proposals here. Voting for the best safe house ends on Halloween.

Some houses can hide people underground, leaving them untraceable.

Click here to vote in the 2011 Zombie Safe House Competition.

The zombie ranch allows humans to use zombies to power their lives.

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Oceanfront colonies offer both safety and serenity from the zombie apocalypse.

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A hot air balloon house is always ready for escape from zombie attacks.

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A reflective mini tent that is portable and protective is handy anywhere.

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The Centipede will save humans and kill zombies, all at the same time.

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Former bridges can be converted to colonies for urban civilians.

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Combine a watchtower and an incineration pit for a new solution to the zombie problem.

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Zombie proofing the house you have now is also an option.

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Offshore villages provide a natural moat to keep zombie masses at bay.

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Cliff side abodes can also provide natural protection from zombies.

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Raised villas can offer zombie protection on land or water.

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A levitating maglev house gives zombies no way to climb up.

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A mobile home on the railroad allows you to stay a step ahead of the zombies.

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Finally, a glimpse at a zombie safe town.

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And, here is last year's winner: The SS Huckleberry

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