Report: Glass, Fat, Starch Found In New York City AirBrace yourself for this one, but don’t breathe in too deeply. A study of New York’s air finds all sorts of particles from fungus to fat, and even dead skin cells.
Travel & Leisure Magazine Ranks NYC As America's Dirtiest CityThe Big Apple moved into the number one slot after ranking fifth last year after 35,000 readers were polled by the magazine. It also took first place for being the loudest and rudest city.