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In a move akin to the old Soviet Empire meeting Monty Python absurdity, the federal government has launched $2.1 million in taxpayer money to “root…
Do you like cooking? Do you like science? Are you an American taxpayer who doesn’t give a flying flip where your tax dollars go? If you answered…
I genuinely, with all my heart wish I were kidding about this. But I'm not. Taxpayers – i.e., you and I, assuming you also have a steady job…
Long gone are the days of The Oregon Trail, the awesomely glitchy computer game sixth-graders used to enjoy by the light of their 1992 Macintosh…
The Preamble to the U.S. Constitution states that the role of the federal government is to “form a more perfect union, establish Justice, insure…
Ever wonder what it’d cost to study how people tweet after terrorist attacks? Neither did any other sane person on the planet. But the federal…
The National Science Foundation has awarded about $50,000 to the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities to host a networking workshop for female…
What do teachers not paying attention, black women working on computers and behavior-altering bumper stickers all have in common? Your government…
(Photo Credit: Alamy) If you can’t fix it, just move into it. The same federal government that is always warning us of the apocalyptic perils of…