I don't know whether you believe in God, but there is no doubt in my mind that nature is an absolutely powerful thing. I saw this picture online the other day and it blew me away. Can you imagine being in a submarine with a surge this big? Or how about aboard a pirate ship and seeing this enormous wave coming toward you? I couldn't even imagine how frightening it would be to see this, more or less experience it when you got into it. I grew up close to the Pacific ocean and went swimming at the beach often. I've had my share of wipe-outs and know the feeling of being pulled under and not knowing what side is up. Can you imagine getting whacked around by a 40-foot tall wave like this? Read the story here.