Komodo Dragon
June 26, 2014
In addition to being the largest lizards on the planet, Komodo dragons are carnivorous and very intelligent. But there's also plenty we don't know about them, zookeepers say.
Andean Bears
June 25, 2014
An endangered species of bear gets training similar to that of dogs at the Phoenix Zoo. SPOT 127 Boot Camp participants talk with a caretaker to find out how she uses a bell to work with the zoo's Andean bears.
Phoenix Zoo Commissary
June 25, 2014
The Phoenix Zoo's commissary prepares about 800 meals per day for its animals. SPOT 127 Boot Camp participants take a look inside the high-volume kitchen and find out what goes into feeding 1,400 animals.
June 25, 2014
In this StoryCorps-style piece, Ezra Entin talks to his mother about why she loves being a therapist and hears how her original dream of being a doctor turned into a career in which focused on serving the mental health needs of the Valley’s Jewish community.
June 25, 2014
In this StoryCorps-style piece, SPOT 127 Boot Camp participant Jaylyn Glasper talks to her mother and grandfather about her birth and what they see in her future.