1/23/12, "MIT contestants to present climate-change economy ideas to UN, Congress," MassHighTech.com, Lori Valigra
"A U.S. team whose members are affiliated with a political blog, the Daily Kos, won second place in the global category,
- proposing a reduction in meat eating to reduce high impact greenhouse gases."...
From MIT climate website, Climate CoLab has received generous support from the National Science Foundation, BT Group, Cisco Systems, the Argosy Foundation, and Sustainability@MIT."
9/29/2009, "Porn Surfing rampant at US science foundation," Washington Times, by Jim McElhatton
The NSF is swamped with personnel using taxpayer money to travel and pursue intimate relationships with NSF subordinates, a decade long pattern of excessive porn watching on the job including live porn acts also paid by the US tax payer. NSF says it has so many internal problems it's not in a position to oversee science projects it funds:
""To manage this dramatic increase without an increase in staff required us to significantly reduce our efforts to investigate grant fraud," the inspector general recently told Congress in a budget request.
- as a direct result.""
via Tom Nelson