Apparently scientists have been trying to recreate a meandering river in the lab for nearly 100 years. Who would have guessed…? Now, thanks to alfalfa sprouts…

…they’ve figured it out. The lab experiment has implications for stream improvements, flooding, and development planning. Watch the video and learn all about it.

Oh, and if you need to waste a little more time at work check out [my story](/node/add/Watch the video and learn all about it. ) over on the home page about dropping thousands of tiny fish from airplanes.