Samuel "Sam" Gardner is an eighteen year old boy on the Autism Spectrum. He is obsessed with the South Pole, Antarctica and its Penguins. He is the Son of Doug and Elsa Gardner and the Brother of Casey Gardner.
- He is right-handed.
- His favorite subject is biology.
- He has a pet turtle named Edison, (named after Thomas Edison) who he considers to be his best friend and isn't as smart as Thomas Edison.
- He doesn't like cats.
- His favorite food are chicken tenders, from the box.
- He works at Techtropolis.
- He doesn’t drive, because his first instinct is to close his eyes.
- He loves penguins.
- Sam has been shown to be a good dancer.
- He won the 8th grade science fair while in 7th grade, and also won the the 7th grade reading challenge while in 6th grade.
- He was diagnosed when he was 4.