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The Space Café Podcast #100:  Paul Niel – Ditching Big Finance for adventure: Exploring Earth and Beyond

Paul Niel and Markus Mooslechner during the recording of the episode

SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #100:  Ditching Big Finance for adventure: Exploring Earth and Beyond with Paul Niel . 

Episode 100 features special guests:  Paul Niel

Join Markus for a compelling episode of the Space Café Podcast, where he embarks on a journey through the remarkable adventures of Paul Niel. Niel, an explorer and adventurer, delves into his experiences, from unearthing ancient relics to embarking on space analog missions. This episode is a testament to the human spirit of exploration, whether scaling the highest peaks or simulating life on Mars.

3 Memorable Quotes by Paul Niel:

1. “Exploration is not just about reaching new places; it’s about expanding our understanding and pushing the limits of human potential.”

2. “The beauty of our planet and the mystery of space are two sides of the same coin, each inspiring us to explore and discover.”

3. “From the depths of oceanic caves to the possibility of life on Mars, every adventure enriches our perspective and knowledge of the world and beyond.”

List of All Links or Names Shared: 

• Paul Niel Website:

• The Loop – Documentary about an Adventure at the Doorstep:

• Project Avenger:

• Azores CAMoes Analog Mission:

• The Explorers Club:


Choice of Music for the Spotify Playlist for the Aspiring Astronaut

Groove Armada – At the River. A tune that reflects the contemplative and adventurous spirit of exploration.

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The Space Cafe Podcast brings our signature brand of engaging and relevant content from across the global space economy to you via an exciting new format. Together with award-winning Executive Producer Markus Mooslechner (Terra Mater Factual Studios), our fortnightly podcast features guests that matter.

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