I love NASA. Building functional replicas of the Mars Rover robots has been a dream come true for me. I particularly love JPL, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, which is responsible for designing, building and operating the rovers on Mars, along with many other aerospace missions. I was honored to receive a personal Letter of Commendation from NASA’s Director of JPL for building my Mars Rovers. I have also received two Mars Rover posters personally signed by all the real Mars Rover engineers and operators, congratulating me on my Mars Rover projects. I’ve had the honor of meeting and talking many NASA employees at various functions, including the Director of NASA (while at the White House), the World Maker Faire, and elsewhere. —Camille


One of my favorite NASA-related items is this tweet about my sister and I from one of NASA’s most respected and famous Mars Rover engineers:

One of the NASA engineers we became friends with at the Wold Maker Faire…