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The pressure exerted by the air in the atmosphere is greatest at Earth’s surface and falls as altitude increases.

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    Air Pressure and Altitude

    Air Pressure and Altitude

    by Kaitlyn Sand //at grade
    Atmospheric pressure and how it changes with increasing altitude, and how air pressure is used.
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    Cabin Pressurization

    Cabin Pressurization

    by Jaisel Sandhu //at grade
    Learn why your ears pop and why airplanes use pressurized cabins.
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