Video streaming platforms focus on category building to tap into niche genres

Video streaming platforms focus on category building to tap into niche genres

Video streaming platforms are leaving no stone unturned to attract audiences. From producing originals to getting a wide variety of content on board, over the top (OTT) players are trying every formula to penetrate deeper into the Indian market where internet subscribers are growing at a fast pace. In fact, internet subscribers grew 28 percent…

A college student is losing his military scholarship because he’s transgender

A college student is losing his military scholarship because he’s transgender

Map Pesqueira, a freshman at the University of Texas at Austin said he is losing his Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) scholarship over the new transgender military policies. Under the Department of Defense’s new policy, anyone who has already started hormone treatments or gender-affirmation surgeries are unable to enlist in the military. Pesqueira, who planned…

How Working With These 3 Chakras Helped Me Deal With Stress & Racing Thoughts

How Working With These 3 Chakras Helped Me Deal With Stress & Racing Thoughts

As an editor at mbg and author of a book on spiritual self-care, I’m not a total stranger to the seven chakras. These energy centers—each one corresponding to a certain part of the body and phase of life—are referenced in meditation, visualization, and yoga practices often. But beyond common phrases like “root yourself” and “use…

‘Avengers: Endgame’ tickets are on sale. Good luck getting any.

‘Avengers: Endgame’ tickets are on sale. Good luck getting any.

Good luck assembling “Avengers: Endgame” tickets. The much-anticipated Marvel sequel to 2018’s blockbuster “Avengers: Infinity War” broke the internet on Tuesday morning by launching its ticket pre-sale for the April 26 release. Ticketing sites such as AMC, Fandango and Atom crashed, Deadline reported, and fans desperate to reserve their seats reported waiting in online queues…

The Enduring Mystery of Walt Whitman’s Meditation on Love and Sexuality

The Enduring Mystery of Walt Whitman’s Meditation on Love and Sexuality

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Quantum-critical conductivity of the Dirac fluid in graphene

Quantum-critical conductivity of the Dirac fluid in graphene

Quantum-critical conductivity of the Dirac fluid in graphene By Patrick Gallagher, Chan-Shan Yang, Tairu Lyu, Fanglin Tian, Rai Kou, Hai Zhang, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Feng Wang Science12 Apr 2019 : 158-162 Coplanar waveguide–based measurements of optical conductivity in graphene reveal signatures of quantum criticality.

Time travel could ruin both ‘Avengers: Endgame’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8

Time travel could ruin both ‘Avengers: Endgame’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8

Spoiler warning: If you’re not caught up on Game of Thrones and the Marvel Cinematic Universe, you should avoid this article for now. It’s the end of an era — but can our favorite franchises stick the landing?  After seven seasons of HBO’s Game of Thrones and 21 Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, the two unprecedentedly…