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Wide Open Spaces Good For Life

Here's a good reason to enjoy the wide open spaces of West Texas. A new report from the National Academy of Sciences suggests breathing in smog and air pollution could lead to an early death.

The scientists concluded that even high levels of smog during a 24-hour period are enough to contribute to premature death. Mostly among the elderly, very young children, and those especially at risk of respiratory problems.

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