October 29, 2013 The waves in Nazaré were caused by a huge storm pummeling Europe. There are claims of broken records, but those things are hard to verify.
September 13, 2013 Authorities say the sweet slick has suffocated thousands of fish and could lead to an increase in predator species in the area.
December 27, 2011 He created a way for surfers to learn about where the best waves are just about anywhere in the world and in the process became a legend in the surfing community. He was 59 and died Monday of a heart attack suffered while playing tennis.