Ariel is a pretty easy going guy. He plays the cello and is a huge soccer fan. Ariel also prides himself as a family man since he and his wife of six years are parents to four beautiful children. Ariel also describes himself as a science geek. As a scientist, he spends much of his time thinking critically about the world around us. He also takes great pride in helping his readers learn to analyze and appreciate creation as well. Ariel is also a passionate environmentalist and spends a considerable amount of his time explaining the benefits of recycling.