SDO’s Camilla the Rubber Chicken: Cure for a Common Phobia

by Nancy Atkinson November 9, 2012

We at Universe Today really appreciate the work that Camilla the Rubber Chicken does in her role of education and public outreach. This new video from NASA explains why many people agree that she puts a completely different spin on getting people interested in space and science. As Camilla once told us, “As you know, […]

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Chaos and Education at 120,000 feet for Camilla the Rubber Chicken

by Nancy Atkinson May 1, 2012

In my travels, I’ve had the pleasure of regularly meeting up with Camilla the Rubber Chicken, the social media maven and mascot for NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory. But lately I’ve been seeing here virtually everywhere — on television, splashed across all sorts of websites, and even in my local newspaper. What Camilla does is try […]

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How a Rubber Chicken is Spreading the Word about NASA, Space Missions and Science

by Nancy Atkinson May 6, 2011

Here’s a headline you don’t see too often: “Rubber Chicken Turned NASA Mission Mascot Embarks on a Flight to Space.” Seriously, this is a true story. If you’ve not heard of Camilla Corona, or Camilla SDO as she is sometimes called, you probably haven’t been paying attention to one of the most exciting current space […]

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