Linda Marsa

This week on Valley Edition we focus on education, the environment and agriculture. Host Joe Moore speaks with Fresno Unified Superintendent Michael Hanson about what the Obama administration’s decision to give the district a waiver from the No Child Left Behind Act will mean for district students. Also in the program, Linda Marsa shares about her new book "Fevered: Why a Hotter Planet Will Hurt Our Health -- And How We Can Save Ourselves ." Marsa talks about how global warming is changing...

Rising global temperatures aren’t just an international concern, they’re also an important local issue, especially when it comes to public health. How will climate change affect everything from rates of asthma and valley fever to wildfires and natural disasters? Those are just some of the questions asked in a new book “Fevered: Why a Hotter Planet Will Hurt Our Health -- And How We Can Save Ourselves.” The book’s author, award-winning health and science journalist Linda Marsa joined us on...