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Night Surfing With Bioluminescent Algae

This is a video from San Diego of a surfer surfing in the midst of bioluminescent algae that, when disturbed, glow bright blue. As cool as it...
October 4, 2011

TO THE EXTREME!: Midnight-Surfing

This is a short (but beautiful) video of Mark Visser surfing in the middle of the night in Maui with some sort of special lighting rig that...
January 21, 2011

Great, Another Apocalypse: Invisible Sharks

Because sharks aren't scary enough, apparently some of them can appear invisible while underwater. Awesome, I'm never showering again. Not scared yet? Well, one of the invisible...
May 25, 2010

Needs More Power: A Motorized Surfboard

Because eventually everything will have a motor and AI and want to kill you, somebody is manufacturing motorized surfboards. The PowerSki Jetboard is basically a bare-bones Jet...
April 19, 2010

For Surfing (In Space!): Star Trek Wetsuits

These wetsuits from Roddenberry.com are designed to look like the uniforms from the original Star Trek series. They range in price from $435-$470, depending on the thickness...
December 30, 2009

Inventor Of The Hawaiian Shirt Passes Away

Alfred Shaheen, inventor of the Hawaiian shirt, has passed away. He was 86. "Before Shaheen came along, there was no Hawaii garment industry. There were mom and...
January 6, 2009

Electric 'Surfboard' Controlled By Bluetooth

The GroundSurf is an electric "surfboard" from Paris based Ratleads. It looks like a three-wheeled "skateboard", but whatever. They're due out early next year for around $2,000....
November 14, 2007

Light Wave Surfboard makes surfing lightier

The Light Wave Surfboard is a surfboard featuring headlights, a rail light, fin lights, and a tube light. Basically it's a surfboard outfitted with ligthts. Which, I guess,...
April 24, 2007