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Mozilla would be happy to replace Qt/Cocoa/... with HTML+CSS+JS (or XUL). So it's obvious they'll be highly reluctant to have the exact opposite.

Microsoft once tried this in Windows 98 (thanks tightly-integrated IE) - and fairly succeeded. Since then, the attempts to "bring the Web to the desktop" are fairly constant.

Yet another new one is QT Web runtime: http://qt.nokia.com/developer/qt-roadmap (for lack of better link really)

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