It's Official: I'll Never Go Kite Snowboarding

I challenge you to watch this video of a kite boarder being carried seemingly hundreds of feet up into the air without instinctively tightening up your sphincter. I say it's impossible. [Boing Boing] » 10/13/09 10:20pm 10/13/09 10:20pm

Laird Hamilton: 4 New Ways to Surf

Laird Hamilton is as tech savvy as surfers get. Here he discusses his part in pioneering the latest surfing techniques, such as jet-ski tow-in surfing, hydrofoil boards and kite boarding: » 8/13/09 4:00pm 8/13/09 4:00pm

Laird Hamilton: Science and the Surf Board

Laird Hamilton is as tech savvy as surfers get. Here he looks at the shapes and materials that make boards great—what's changed over the years, and what hasn't: » 8/12/09 4:00pm 8/12/09 4:00pm