Mark Rober (born March 11, 1980, age 38) is an American engineer and YouTube personality. After earning a mechanical engineering degree from Brigham Young University and a Master's degree from the University of Southern California, he joined NASA in 2004. He spent 7 years working on the Curiosity rover, which was flown to Mars in 2011. During his last years with NASA, he started a YouTube channel, where he uploads a variety of videos, from technology videos to pranks, but his main topic seems to be science. He currently has around 1,5 million subscribers and over 150 million views.
He worked with Studio C on the sketch "Stranded on a Deserted Island with Mark Rober". He has also competed in a "YouTubers vs. Studio C" video, to celebrate Studio C reaching a billion views, together with Jared Mecham, among others.
Stranded on a Deserted Island with Mark RoberEdit
The worst possible thing has happened: the Studio C cast stranded on a deserted island. But, there's hope when they find another survivor Mark Rober.
YouTubers vs. Studio C: One Billion Views Challenge VideoEdit
In celebration of surpassing 1 billion views on our YouTube channel, we've invited 12 YouTubers to come participate in a challenge video with us! Watch all of the excitement of #YouTubersvsStudioC now!