Developed the Duck?
Not God, who developed a huge variety of the feathered kind...
The concept of an amphibious bus ride (for tourists) has had something of renaissance in recent years here in the UK - the most notable being "Duck Tours" on the Thames.
But one thing IS certain; the vessel is much more exciting than the spectacularly unsuccessful "Amfibus" tried out in Glasgow by Stagecoach. See "the incredible shrinking ferry". (read again)
P.S. Herewith a video clip commissioned from Neil [No. 2 son] of Duck Tours plying its trade on the tranquil waters of the Thames near Victoria;
P.P.S It was Neil [No. 2 son] who cynically suggested the sobriquet "fat bus bloke" for your esteemed author. Thanks a bunch, kid!
An extra blog : due Thursday March 17th