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For centuries hawaiians of all social classes participated in “he’e nalu”, or wave sliding, a sport with social and ritual importance. Modern surfers use boards made from synthethic materials that echo earlier wooden shapes.
credits: National Geographic
This is easily one of the best, if not THE best, surf videos we’ve ever seen. Beautifully shot via drone at the coastal spot of Teahupo’o in Tahiti, it’s worth every second of your time.
If you’ve ever tried to surf, you know full well how exhilarating and challenging of an endeavor it can be. It may look easy enough on YouTube, but when you’re out there on the water, learning how to catch and ride even a small wave takes a whole lot of practice.
Unfortunately, practice doesn’t come easy if […]
Brilliance isn’t easy, but we think we’ve hot upon a recipe. Take one of the most free-spirited, creative snowboarders on the planet, hook him up with some generous and knowledgeable sponsors, stick him on a mountain, and bake for 20 minutes.
The park layout is a mind-boggling mix of features and hits that act as a […]
A rare sighting of an upside-down iceberg has been captured on camera by filmmaker Alex Cornell, revealing a striking deep blue underbelly that once resided beneath Antarctica’s frigid waters.
The vitreous blue-green gleam is the handiwork of decades of pressure that squeezed out the tiny air pockets that buffer the crystals. Ice that dense absorbs bits of […]
Broken Mirror/Evening Sky is a series of images by New York photographer Bing Wright who captured the reflections of sunsets on shattered mirrors.
More of the artist’s work can be found here.
It was the site of the 1952 Winter Olympics and still sees some of the most daredevil ski jumpers from all over the world flying off its ramp into the Nordic sky. But at the very top of the superstructure, where competitors would anxiously await their take-off in front of up to 30,000 spectators, the little elves of […]