A few oily scientists.

The number of retractions for fraud, mistakes, or plagiarism in scientific journals increased fifteenfold between 2001 and 2010. […] Most of the papers in [China’s] five thousand science journals are largely published for show and go unread. Over two years beginning in 2008, 30 percent of the submissions to the Journal of Zhejiang University – Science were copied.

From: Nikiforuk, Andrew. The Energy of Slaves: Oil and the New Servitude. Madeira Park, BC: Douglas & McIntyre, 2012. EPUB file.