Wave-Powered Boat Team Looks to Make a Big Splash

In 1982, Kenichi Horie was steering his boat across the Pacific when raging waves flipped his vessel over. But now, on Sunday, the Japanese native plans to harness this untamed force to fuel a voyage from Honolulu to Japan. By attempting the 4,350-mile route to his homeland, Horie hopes to set the Guinness world record for the longest distance traveled by a wave-powered boat, and, along with it, raise awareness about an oft-overlooked, renewable power source. The success of Horie's boat, the...Full Story
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