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This Innovative Hijab Keeps Muslim Women Athletes Cool

Veil’s Cool Dry headscarf is not only climate-controlled, it’s also waterproof.

A new apparel company called Veil is trying to make life easier for Muslim women athletes who wear the headscarf. Their debut product is called the Cool Dry, a headscarf that is not only waterproof, but also promises to be climate-adaptable. The scarf is equipped with cooling technology that reflects heat rather than absorbing it, keeping the fabric seven to 10 degrees Farenheit cooler than the outside temperature. As a bonus perk, the scarf is laser-cut, which means the edges won’t chafe with excessive movement.

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Transgender Athlete Chris Mosier Just Made Major Sports History

Mosier, a nationally ranked runner, is leading the way both on and off the the track.

Chris Mosier is, to put it lightly, a busy man: he’s the executive director of a large nonprofit, a transgender rights advocate, and a nationally ranked runner. Just yesterday, Mosier also joined the men’s Team USA, making him the first (known) openly transgender athlete to join a U.S. team that matches his gender identity—not the one assigned to him at birth.

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Reasonable People Disagree About LeBron James

Is LeBron James a total jackass or just misunderstood? A GOOD point-counterpoint attempts to find the answer.


Now that the dust has settled on the NBA finals, let’s set aside the question of whether Miami Heat superstar forward Lebron James is as good as Michael Jordan in favor of a different debate: Is all the hatred of James warranted? Senior Editor Cord Jefferson says James is a monster of our own making, but Senior Editorial Designer Dylan Lathrop doesn't let him off the hook so easily.

So Lebron Is Arrogant. That’s Our Fault As Much as His

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