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The Staten Island Ferry departs from the Manhattan terminal through a haze of smoke from Western wildfires, with the Statue of Liberty barely visible on July 20. Julie Jacobson/AP hide caption

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Sheltering Inside May Not Protect You From The Dangers Of Wildfire Smoke

Tens of millions of Americans are forced to live with wildfire smoke now every year. New research shows that it's more invasive than previously thought, infiltrating homes, schools and offices.

The Staten Island Ferry departs from the Manhattan terminal through a haze of smoke from Western wildfires, with the Statue of Liberty barely visible on July 20. Julie Jacobson/AP hide caption

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Julie Jacobson/AP

Sheltering Inside May Not Protect You From The Dangers Of Wildfire Smoke

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