For desk sailors like me who are eager to observe very large waves, technology has made it possible to capture them by the expert photographers, and thanks to the Youtube that has made it readily available to the rest of us. Here I found 3 Youtube videos of different kinds of waves in the ocean that are simply beyond fascination:
These are all real, very, very real happenings of the real ocean out there. We have 21st century science with all kinds of brilliant scientists all over. Theories have been advanced, models have been constructed, and volumes of books have been published. Now a simple question that still needs to be asked is how much do we know, really, really know about these ocean waves?