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Beijing Air Update

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Beijing Air Update

Beijing Air Update

Beijing Air Update

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The Beijing Olympics are underway and world-class athletes are in the spotlight. How is the air they're breathing? Alex Chadwick gets an air quality update from Kenneth Rahn, professor emeritus of atmospheric chemistry at the University of Rhode Island and a senior research scholar at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

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Courtesy Kenneth Rahn

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