The 26-metre (nine-storey) rogue wave in Sebastian Junger's The Perfect Storm is an extreme case, but it's the lesser giants that have Professor Babanin concerned. Across the world, waves heights are growing. What's more, the director of Swinburne University's Centre for Ocean Engineering, Science and Technology says wave physics has been missing from most climate models.
The Age, 14 August 2012
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