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SF & Oakland School Closures / Jeff Goodell on "The Heat Will Kill You First" / Rancho Obi-Wan

Author Jeff Goodell discusses his new book "The Heat Will Kill You First" on the devastating impact of extreme heat. We'll hear an update on possible school closures in both Oakland and San Francisco. And we'll visit Rancho Obi-Wan.

Both San Francisco and Oakland will likely have to close public schools in the coming years. We’ll sit down with San Francisco Chronicle education reporter Jill Tucker to discuss why that is and what it will mean for local families.

Best-selling author Jeff Goodell sits down with Ethan Elkind to discuss his book The Heat Will Kill You First about the devastating impacts of the extreme heat we're feeling as a result of climate change, and possible solutions to the issue.

Plus, we’ll visit the world's largest collection of Star Wars memorabilia at the museum Rancho Obi-Wan.

Producers: Chris Nooney, Kendra Kland and Gillian Emblad
Hosts: Grace Won, Ethan Elkind and Fred Pitts