Here is a real life demonstration of why you should not try to bike across quicksand
If you have 1,000 pounds of cornstarch, some water, and a pretty big tub, you can mix up a batch of quicksand-like oobleck, and, if you’re careful, walk across it without sinking. But biking? That’s harder:
Just keep that in mind on your next bike trek through a marsh.
Biking Across a Pool of Cornstarch, Digg.