In this bonus episode of the podcast, Charli interviews Erin Winick Anthony, a Science Communications Specialist for the International Space Station and CEO Sci Chic.
Erin works at Johnson Space Center as a science communication specialist for the International Space Station. She shares the amazing stories of research on the space station with the world.
She has spearheaded strategies for sharing station science on Twitter and Instagram, including the creation of an Instagram AR filter used more than 300,000 times. Erin serves as managing editor for all station science feature stories, and as well as a series producer for digital series, NASA Explorers: Microgravity. She earned a MAPI contract Outstanding Achievement Award and Barrios BEAR award for her work on NASA Explorers.
Erin is also the founder and CEO of Sci Chic, a company that designs and produces 3D printed jewelry inspired by science and engineering, and creates outreach programs based on the jewelry.
Erin aims to show the creativity in science and engineering, and encourage everyone to appreciate and explore the STEM fields. She does this through her company and her science communication work. She has written for an array of publications such as Sci Show, The Economist, Engineering.com, Lateral Magazine, Beanz, IEEE Potentials, and The New York Times, and is a course author for LinkedIn Learning (Lynda.com). She has a combined social media following of more than 38,000 to which she shares science in engaging new ways.
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