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Surf Science -The Really Nerdy Stuff Micro-Course

About this course

Nature and waves are incredible forces in this world and the more I learn the more I realize that waves are very understandable and predictable, once you learn the physics behind it!
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Micro-lessons in this course​

This lesson is about angles of the reef and how they create surf waves. Waves…

What makes good waves to surf? This is about the physics of how waves travel….

This lesson is about tides and how they change. This affects surf waves because surfers…

So, what makes good waves to surf? The easy answer is storms. Do all storms…

This lesson is about onshore and offshore wind. Wind is very important in surfing. Wind…

This lesson is about the bathymetry of giant waves. Some surf waves can be huge…

This is a lesson about wind and sunrise and sunset. Sometimes surfers get up at…

So, what turns open ocean waves into surf waves? Surf waves actually start their journey…

What is bathymetry? It’s the measure of the depth of water in ocean, seas, or…

This lesson is about wave refraction. Wave refraction is the bending of waves as it…

This lesson is about how waves change the tidal changes focusing on mid tide waves….

This lesson is about the physics of wave orbitals. When I talk about surf waves,…

Meet your educator

Our micro-courses are developed and delivered by qualified educators from around the world. 

Sarah Sanchez Medrano

Sarah Sanchez Medrano