Tom Lowe is a professional big wave surfer from the United Kingdom.

"Loweys" has been a regular guest on some of the world's most extreme surf breaks.

The result of his latest adventures has been poured into a beautiful clip in which Lowe puts his life in jeopardy by challenging monstrous waves in both the northern and southern hemispheres.

The history of surfing is a complicated of facts and assumptions. TED released a five-minute cartoon video featuring a simplified description of the sport of kings.

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