Ari Daniel has had a lifelong love of science. In graduate school, he trained gray seal pups and worked with wild Norwegian killer whales. These days, Ari produces digital interactives and web videos for NOVA, and he has reported public radio stories on science topics across five continents. Ari also co-produces the Boston branch of Story Collider and he is the lead producer of an occasional live storytelling, radio, and music show at the Charles Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Science in Boston. In the fifth grade, Ari won the “Most Contagious Smile” award.