Space Café Podcast-logo

Space Café Podcast

Education Podcasts

Markus's interactions with luminaries from the space industry feel like listening in on a discussion between friends, making complex subjects more accessible and engaging. Whether you're a seasoned space enthusiast or new to the wonders of the cosmos, the Space Cafe Podcast is your gateway to understanding the dynamic role of space in our evolving world. Through its unique conversational approach, the podcast not only educates but also inspires and entertains, making the vast and varied expanse of space feel a little closer to home.

Location:

United States

Description:

Markus's interactions with luminaries from the space industry feel like listening in on a discussion between friends, making complex subjects more accessible and engaging. Whether you're a seasoned space enthusiast or new to the wonders of the cosmos, the Space Cafe Podcast is your gateway to understanding the dynamic role of space in our evolving world. Through its unique conversational approach, the podcast not only educates but also inspires and entertains, making the vast and varied expanse of space feel a little closer to home.

Language:

English


Episodes
Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Mark Clampin: NASA Astrophysics Director Discusses the Agency's Future, Habitable Worlds, Starships, and Life Beyond

5/8/2024
In Episode 106 of the Space Cafe Podcast, host Markus engages with Dr. Mark Clampin, astrophysics director at NASA. They discuss the significant advancements and future plans in space exploration, capturing the raw ambiance of a busy evening in Austin, Texas, during the South by Southwest festival (SXSW)... Guest Background: Dr. Mark Clampin has an extensive career in space science, particularly noted for his work with the James Webb Space Telescope. His insights shed light on the complexity and achievements of current space missions and what the future holds for NASA. Key Topics Covered: Memorable Quotes: Key References and Must-Click Links: herehereHabitable Worlds ObservatoryRoman Space Telescope Featured Media and Cultural References: Follow Our Journey: Markus Mooslechner About Us: SpaceWatch.Global is dedicated to bringing space closer to the global audience through detailed discussions and insights into the evolving landscape of space exploration and development. Contact Us: Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:34:55

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Marie-Pier Boucher: If we fail to do this, there is not future in Space

4/24/2024
Introduction: In Episode 105 of the Space Cafe Podcast, host Markus engages with Marie Pierre Boucher, who provides a fascinating perspective on integrating arts and diverse cultural elements into space exploration. Guest Background: Marie Pierre Boucher, a visionary from the University of Toronto, expands on her extensive work that spans across art, technology, and space, illustrating how these realms intersect to create more inclusive and sustainable environments in space. Key Topics Covered: · The Role of Art in Space: Boucher discusses how art and cultural perspectives can fundamentally reshape the design and functionality of space habitats. · Inclusivity in Space: The conversation delves into the need for broader participation in space projects, emphasizing roles for artists and non-engineers. · Transformative Narratives: She highlights how narratives around space exploration are evolving, promoting a diverse and inclusive approach. Memorable Quotes: · "Integrating art from the start can transform space environments not just functionally but also psychologically." — Marie Pierre Boucher · "In the vastness of space, every voice should be heard, every perspective considered." — Marie Pierre Boucher Key References and Must-Click Links: · University of Toronto - Learn more about the institution where Marie Pierre contributes to transdisciplinary research. · European Space Agency - Referenced as an example of collaborative space exploration efforts. · NASA - Mentioned in the context of public participation and project transparency. · Orion Module - Discussed in relation to human factors engineering. · Canadian Space Agency - Discussed for their data protocols and public engagement. Featured Media and Cultural References: · Movie: Aniara - A film discussed for its portrayal of human psych Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:54:55

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Bianca Lins: Small Nation, Big Impact. Liechtenstein's Cosmic Aspirations in a divided world

4/10/2024
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #104: Bianca Lins: Small Nation, Big Impact. Liechtenstein's Cosmic Aspirations in a divided world Episode 104 features special guest: Bianca Lins Join Markus in an engaging episode of the Space Cafe Podcast, where he converses with Bianca Lins, an Austrian who has intricately woven her life into the fabric of one of the world's smallest yet remarkably influential countries in the space sector, Liechtenstein. Bianca shares her unique perspective on space law, Liechtenstein's history with the Apollo missions, and how even the tiniest nations can have a stellar impact on global space policy. Key Topics Covered: · 🔹 Liechtenstein's surprising contributions to space exploration. · 🔹 The evolution of space law and the role of small nations. · 🔹 Liechtenstein's pioneering steps towards regulating space activities. · 🔹 The fascinating intersection of geography, sovereignty, and cosmic destiny. · 🔹 How Liechtenstein's size has influenced its approach to space policy. Memorable Quotes: · "Liechtenstein may be small, but its reach into the stars is vast and determined." · "Every small step in space law is a giant leap for a nation like ours." Must-Click Links: · 🔹Official Site for Liechtenstein in Space · 🔹On the authorization of space activities and the registration of space objects · 🔹On the Authorization of Space Activities and the Registration of Space Objects Featured Music: · 🔹 "Sweet Child o Mine" by Guns n Roses, is Bianca’s choice of music for a potential travel to the stars. Follow Our Journey: · 🌌 Host: Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:52:43

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Georgi Petrov: Architecting New Worlds – Conversations on Designing for Space Habitation

3/26/2024
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #103: Join Markus Mooslechner, our host at Space Cafe Podcast, for an enlightening discussion with Georgi Petrov, a senior associate principal at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, and an adjunct professor at NYU and MIT. Georgi is at the forefront of integrating architectural design with structural engineering to create sustainable habitats beyond Earth. From envisioning the sunrise over Mars to the detailed design of a Moon Village, this episode is a contemplative journey into space habitation and its intricate connection to our lives on Earth. Key Topics Covered: · 🔹 The vision and challenges of space habitation. · 🔹 Space architecture's influence on terrestrial design principles. · 🔹 The psychological importance of windows in space habitats. · 🔹 The role of plants and natural materials in space environments. · 🔹 The intersection of practicality and aesthetics in designing for extreme environments. Memorable Quotes: · "Waking up to the sunrise over a Himalayan peak... witnessing the celestial dance... is a reminder of the ultimate entertainment nature provides." · "Every molecule counts in space design, much like every decision carries weight for our planet's future." Must-Click Links: · 🔹 Learn More About Space Habitation: Georgi Petrov · 🔹 Explore Synthesis International: Synthesis International · 🔹 Skidmore, Owings & Merrill Featured Music: · 🔹 "With a Little Help From My Friends" by The Beatles, symbolizing camaraderie and support in the vastness of space. Follow Our Journey: · 🌌 Host: Markus Mooslechner · 🌌 Guest: Georgi Petrov About Us: SpaceWatch.Global is a magazine and portal dedicated to the space sector. Our passionate team e Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:01:06

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Nahum Romero - We are wasting an opportunity for a profound break: How the Arts and Humanities Can Reinvigorate the Vision for Humanity's Future in Space

3/12/2024
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #102: We are wasting an opportunity for a profound break: Nahum Romero Explores How the Arts and Humanities Can Reinvigorate the Vision for Humanity's Future in Space Episode 102 features special guest: Nahum Romero In this episode, Markus Mooslechner embarks with us on a visionary journey that transcends the conventional boundaries of space exploration. Nahum Romero, a distinguished artist and philosopher, delves into the indispensable role of arts and humanities in crafting a sustainable and inclusive future for humanity among the stars. Key Topics Covered: The Arts and Space ExplorationChallenging Conventional ParadigmsDiversity and Inclusivity in SpaceVisions for the FutureEngaging with the CosmosMemorable Quotes: "I am in space. Being on Earth, I feel that I am already in a wonderful place in space." - Nahum Romero "Any culture or any ideas that go unquestioned and unchallenged become toxic at some point. Always challenge your own assumptions." - Nahum Romero Must-Click Links: Learn More About Nahum Romero's Work https://nahum.xyz/Explore the Intersection of Arts and SpaceSpace Café Podcast's Full CollectionSpaceCafe Podcast ArchiveChoice of Music for the Spotify Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:58:16

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Roberto Tamai - Answers to the biggest questions in reach – ELT's project manager shares insights about the Extremely Large Telescope in Chile

2/27/2024
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #101: Answers to the biggest questions in reach – ELT project manager Roberto Tamai shares insights about the Extremely Large Telescope in Chile Episode 101 features special guest: Roberto Tamai In this captivating episode, Markus takes us on an exploratory journey to one of Earth's most remote and intriguing places, the Atacama Desert, home to the future of astronomical discovery: The European Southern Observatory's Extremely Large Telescope (ELT). Roberto Tamai, the project manager of the ELT, shares the human stories, technical marvels, and ambitious goals behind the world's largest optical and near-infrared telescope. Key Topics Covered: ELT's Vision:Challenges of Remote Engineering:Human Side of Astronomy:Aiming for the Stars:Musical Universe:Memorable Quotes: Must-Click Links: Learn More About ELT:European Southern Observatory Official SiteExplore the Atacama Desert:Atacama Desert InformationSpace Café Podcast's Full Collection:SpaceCafe Podcast ArchiveChoice of Music for the Spotify Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:08:47

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Paul Niel - Ditching Big Finance for adventure: Exploring Earth and Beyond

2/13/2024
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: https://paulniel.com/ • The Loop - Documentary about an Adventure at the Doorstep: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=18w_JkXtR2A • Project Avenger: https://www.project-avenger.com/ • Azores CAMoes Analog Mission: https://www.montanheiros.com/camoesproject/ • The Explorers Club: https://www.explorers.org/ 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. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-uztVX6QFQ Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:17:29

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Dr Egbert Edelbroek - Stellar Beginnings: Unveiling the Secrets of procreation in space with SpaceBorn United's CEO

1/30/2024
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #99: Stellar Beginnings: Unveiling the Secrets of procreation in space with SpaceBorn United's Egbert Edelbroek Episode 099 features special guests: Dr Egbert Edelbroek Join Markus in an out-of-this-world episode of the Space Cafe Podcast, where he orbits around the captivating subject of procreation in space with Dr Egbert Edelbroek, CEO of SpaceBorn United. Edelbroek shares insights from the frontier of space research, discussing the challenges and innovations in achieving human reproduction beyond Earth. This conversation transcends the realms of science fiction, venturing into the research and technological advancements that could one day make space-born humans a reality. 3 Memorable Quotes by Egbert Edelbroek: List of All Links or Names Shared: SpaceBorn United Official WebsiteInternational Press CoverageChoice of Music for the Spotify Playlist for the Aspiring Space Traveler: Egbert Edelbroek's choice: Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:48:44

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Lisa Kaltenegger - Nearly There: The Quest for Another Earth - A Conversation with Cornell University's Carl Sagan Institute Director

1/16/2024
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #98: Nearly There: The Quest for Another Earth — A Conversation with Director Lisa Kaltenegger (Cornell University's Carl Sagan Institute) Episode 098 features special guests: Lisa Kaltenegger In this enlightening episode of the Space Cafe Podcast, Markus engages in a fascinating conversation with Lisa Kaltenegger, Director of the Carl Sagan Institute at Cornell University. As a renowned astronomer and leading expert in the field of exoplanet research, Kaltenegger offers a compelling perspective on the search for planets beyond our solar system, particularly those that might harbor life. She delves into the cutting-edge technologies and methodologies that are propelling this quest forward, sharing her enthusiasm for uncovering the mysteries of the universe. 3 Memorable Quotes by Lisa Kaltenegger: List of All Links or Names Shared: Lisa KalteneggerCornell University's Carl Sagan InstituteThe Kepler Space TelescopeThe Hubble Space TelescopeTESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite)James Webb Space Telescope (Webb Telescope Official Website)Choice of Music for the Spotify Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:24:50

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Giuseppe Racca and the Quest for the Dark Universe with ESA’s Euclid - Building the perfect telescope

1/2/2024
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #97: Building the perfect telescope: Giuseppe Racca and the Quest for the Dark Universe with ESA’s Euclid Episode 097 features special guests: Giuseppe Racca In this engaging episode of the Space Cafe Podcast, Markus converses with Giuseppe Racca, the key figure behind the European Space Agency's (ESA) Euclid mission. As a seasoned expert with extensive experience at ESTEC, Racca provides deep insights into the mission's goal to unravel the enigmatic forces of dark matter and dark energy. He discusses the challenges and triumphs of leading a major space exploration project and shares his passion for astrophysics and the pursuit of cosmic knowledge. 3 Memorable Quotes by Giuseppe Racca: List of All Links or Names Shared: Giuseppe RaccaEuclid Mission Official WebsiteESA Official WebsiteL2 pointWebb Telescope Official WebsiteSpaceX Official Website Choi Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:57:09

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Aarti Holla-Maini at the Helm of UNOOSA - Navigating Space and Diplomacy

12/19/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #96: Navigating Space and Diplomacy: Aarti Holla-Maini at the Helm of UNOOSA Episode 096 features special guests: Aarti Holla-Maini Dive into this insightful episode of Space Cafe as Markus Mooslechner engages with Aarti Holla-Maini, the dynamic new director of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA). With a rich background in the satellite communications industry and a passion for space sustainability, Holla-Maini offers a fresh perspective on global space policy and its impact on society. From her personal journey to her bold vision for the future of space exploration, this episode is a must-listen for anyone interested in the evolving landscape of space diplomacy and technology. 3 Memorable Quotes by Aarti Holla-Maini: List of All Links or Names Shared: Aarti Holla-MainiUnited Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSAWorld Radio Conference (WRCInternational Telecommunications Union Choice of Music for the Spotify Playlist for the Aspiring Space Traveler: The Blue DanubeSend us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:02:14

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Dr Naomi Murdoch - Sounds of Mars: Planetary Scientist Unveils Martian Mysteries

12/5/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #95: Sounds of Mars: Planetary Scientist Naomi Murdoch Unveils Martian Mysteries Episode 095 features special guests: Dr Naomi Murdoch Join us in this episode of Space Café Podcast as Markus Mooslechner talks with University Toulouse astrophysicist Dr Naomi Murdoch about the fascinating sonic environment of Mars. As a planetary scientist and space engineer, Murdoch provides an in-depth look at the sounds recorded by the Perseverance rover and what they tell us about the Red Planet. From the first audio recordings on Mars to the insights gained about Martian wind and dust devils, Murdoch's discussion offers a profound understanding of Mars' unique acoustic landscape. 3 Memorable Quotes by Naomi Murdoch: List of All Links or Names Shared: Naomi Murdoch:ISAE-SUPAERO websitePerseverance Rover:NASA Mars Exploration websiteESA’s Hera Mission:ESA websiteSound recordiSend us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:56:13

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Andy Rivkin, Lead Investigator - Diving into NASA’s DART Mission on the Frontlines of Planetary Defense

11/21/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #94: Diving into NASA’s DART Mission: Lead Investigator Andy Rivkin on the Frontlines of Planetary Defense Episode 094 features special guests: Andy Rivkin Join us in this episode of Space Cafe Podcast as Markus Mooslechner talks with Andy Rivkin about the thrilling DART mission. As its Lead Investigator, Rivkin offers a rare glimpse into the world of planetary defense, sharing the intricate dance between meticulously executed plans and the unpredictable nature of space exploration. From the collision course with Dimorphos to the anticipation of Hera's future findings, Rivkin’s narrative is a testament to human ingenuity and our relentless pursuit of cosmic knowledge. 3 Memorable Quotes by Andy Rivkin: List of All Links or Names Shared: • DART – Double Asteroid Redirection Test: official NASA page: https://shorturl.at/fqvMO • ESA’s Hera Mission: official ESA page: https://shorturl.at/oGQT5 • Planetary Defense Coordination Office: official page: https://shorturl.at/chQYZ • CubeSats Milani and Juventus: mission details: https://shorturl.at/oFH19 Choice of Music for the Spotify Playlist for the Aspiring Space Traveler: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAe2Q_LhY8g&ab_channel=TheBeatles-TopicSend us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:00:01

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Margherita Cardi - From CubeSats to Life's Curveballs: The Unscripted Lessons of ESA’s HERA Mission 🚀

11/7/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #93: From CubeSats to Life's Curveballs: Tyvak’s Margherita Cardi Unpacks the Unscripted Lessons of ESA’s HERA Mission. Episode 093 features special guests: Margherita Cardi Join us in this inspiring episode of Space Cafe as Markus Mooslechner chats with Margherita Cardi, whose role in the HERA mission to build the Milani CubeSat as the Vice President of Programs at Turin-based Tyvak underscores the essence of adaptability in both space missions and daily life. They discuss the value of flexibility amidst meticulous planning, the beauty of life's unpredictability, and the power of music in capturing life's dynamic nature. Cardi's insights shine a light on the balance between structure and spontaneity, offering a unique perspective enriched by her experience with ESA's ambitious asteroid deflection project. 3 Memorable Quotes by Margaritha Cardi: List of All Links or Names Shared: · ESA's HERA Mission: official ESA page​2​. · NASA's Andy Rivkin: Johns Hopkins University Hub​3​. · DART – Double Asteroid Redirection Test: official NASA page​4​. · American Band Ko Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:21:15

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Dr Patrick Michel - Planetary Defense - How to save earth from asteroid disaster and the winding road to success with HERA mission principal investigator

10/24/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #92: Planetary Defense: How to save earth from asteroid disaster and the winding road to success with HERA mission principal investigator Patrick Michel. Episode 092 features special guests: Dr Patrick Michel In this riveting episode, Dr. Patrick Michel, dives deep into the intricacies of planetary defense, asteroid research missions, the essence of teamwork, and the life lessons he’s garnered over the years. ➡️ The undeniable importance of collaboration in overcoming space-related adversities. ➡️ Lessons from the HERA mission: Turning setbacks into steppingstones. ➡️ Patrick’s insights on success, the winding path of scientific research, and the unpredictability of major breakthroughs. Dr. Patrick Michel stands out as not just a space aficionado but also an accomplished researcher and writer. His vast experiences span from groundbreaking space missions to modeling the solar system, and from crafting influential publications to sharing inspirational stories that reshape our understanding of space and life. Listeners will derive invaluable insights on determination in the face of challenges, the pivotal role of teamwork in addressing multifaceted problems, and the undying human spirit that remains luminous amidst the expansive cosmos. Memorable Quotes: "In space, as in life, it's not just about reaching your destination. It's about the journey, the people you share it with, and the lessons you learn along the way." - Dr. Patrick Michel “The more assumptions you need, the more risk you take” - Dr. Patrick Michel “My message is to tell the young generation, it's okay to fail. What's not okay is to think that because you fail, you are not able of anything. When you fail, you learn from your failure, you are better, you improve.” - Dr. Patrick Michel Resources discussed in the episode: · 📘 Patrick's latest book: "À la rencontre des astéroïdes, mission spatiale". [Link] · 🎶 Inspiring space traveler's playlist on Spotify. : Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:09:16

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Dr Laurie Rousseau-Nepton - Bridging Science and Indigenous Knowledge, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics University of Toronto 🚀

10/10/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #91: Bridging Science and Indigenous Knowledge with Dr Laurie Rousseau-Nepton, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics University of Toronto Episode 091 features special guests: Dr Laurie Rousseau-Nepton In this episode, host Markus unravels an enriching conversation with Laurie Rousseau-Nepton a scientist and indigenous advocate, whose life's work interweaves her science, cultural roots and a strong passion for astronomy. The dialogue unfolds Laurie's unique perspective on education, tradition, and our relationship with the cosmos. Key Topics Covered: 🌌 Space Science and Indigenous Knowledge: Delving into Laurie's journey of integrating her indigenous heritage with modern science and education. 🏹 Tradition an Laurie Russo Neptune, d Oral History: The process of passing on ancestral traditions and stories to the younger generation, with a focus on Laurie's own experiences. 🌍 Earthly Connections: Exploring the profound connections between earthly traditions, such as hunting, and the broader understanding of our existence. 🔭 Scientific Explorations: Discussing the realms of star formation and the mysteries surrounding the sizes of stars in our universe. 🚀 Space Exploration Realities: A candid discussion on the challenges and the romanticized notions of venturing into outer space, and becoming an interplanetary species. 🎵 Musical Interlude: Laurie shares her choice of music for a hypothetical journey to outer space, adding a tune to the podcast's space traveler playlist. 🧠 Espresso for the Mind: Laurie provides a thoughtful piece of advice on working efficiently by breaking tasks into manageable chunks. Memorable Quotes: "The practice of hunting connected me with the culture, it's a lineage from my dad and my grandfather." "Hunting is an experience... It's something deeply emotional... Every time you do it, it's for a purpose." "Space is harsh... We're too comfortable here and this planet is too beautiful." Must-Click Links: Explore more about the celestial mysteries Laurie researches: Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:22:26

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Dr Alice Gorman - Space Archaeology and an attempt to rethink humanity with a multi award winning author and researcher 🚀

9/26/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #90: Space Archaeology and an attempt to rethink humanity with multi award winning author and researcher Dr Alice Gorman Episode 090 features special guests: Dr Alice Gorman In this enlightening episode, host Markus engages in a comprehensive discussion about space archaeology and space debris with Dr. Alice Gorman, an internationally recognized leader in the field of space archaeology. Dr. Gorman's innovative research on space exploration has been featured in National Geographic, New Scientist, and Archaeology magazine. She is a revered faculty member of the International Space University's Southern Hemisphere Space Program in Adelaide and a prolific author, her book "Dr. Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the Future" garnering several awards and commendations. Alice has a distinguished background, having contributed extensively to Indigenous heritage management and worked with diverse institutions, including mining industries, government departments, and local councils. Her profound insights derive from a rich amalgamation of experiences and a deep understanding of both terrestrial and celestial archaeology, making her a significant voice on space heritage and conservation. The dialogue with Alice sheds light on the implications of human activities in space, unveiling the significance and the aftermath of our celestial endeavors, and offering deep reflections on our responsibilities and the legacy we imprint on the cosmos. Key Topics Covered: 🌌 Space Archaeology: Examining the significance of human artifacts in space and their implications on our understanding of history and culture. 🛰️ Space Debris Insights: Exploring the environmental and ethical dimensions of space waste and its enduring impact on space exploration and celestial ecology. 🌍 Earthly Connections: Understanding how our ventures into the cosmos resonate with our earthly existence and shape our perspectives on sustainability and heritage preservation. 🔭 Exploration Ethics: Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:26:28

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Alexander Layendecker and Egbert Edelbroek - Sex in Space - The Untapped Conversation 🚀

9/12/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #89: Alexander Layendecker and Egbert Edelbroek - Sex in Space - The Untapped Conversation Episode 089 features special guests: Alexander Layendecker and Dr Egbert Edelbroek In this episode, Markus invites Alexander Layendecker, an expert in sexuality in space, and Egbert Edelbroek of Spaceborn United. Together, they navigate the sensitive and rarely discussed topics of sexuality and ethics in space, shedding light on what it means to be human in the cosmos. Key Topics Covered: Memorable Quotes: Must-Click Links: ASRI Official SiteSpacebornSpaceCafePodcast ArchiveFeatured Music: Space Cafe Podcast Guest TunesThe Space Cafe Podcast brings our signature brand of engaging and relevant content from across the global space economy to you via an exciting new fo Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:01:41

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Alex Fielding, Privateer Space - An intimate vision of life and space beyond the billionaires 🚀

8/29/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #88: Alex Fielding, Privateer Space - An intimate vision of life and space beyond the billionaires 🚀 Episode 088 features a special guest: Alex Fielding In this compelling episode, host Markus delves deep with Alex Fielding, the co-founder of Privateer Space and tech industry veteran, exploring not just the future of space technology but its profound implications for social evolution, climate change, and the very fabric of our human experience. Set against the harrowing backdrop of the Hawaii wildfires, this conversation serves as a poignant and urgent reminder of the interconnected challenges we face. Get ready for a multi-faceted discussion that transcends the boundaries of science, touching the heart of ethical and existential dilemmas we can no longer afford to ignore. Key Topics & Timestamps: 🔹 Space Exploration for Society: The mission of Privateer Space in creating a "Google Maps for Space." 🔹 Space Debris: The role of data-driven solutions for responsible space operations. 🔹 Climate Crisis: A view from above and how it can influence global perspectives on climate change. 🔹 Space Playlists: What tunes would Alex take on a long journey to Mars? Alex recommends "The Wind" by Cat Stevens. 🔹 Global Cooperation: Using space technology to build bridges between nations and improve lives. 🔹 An Espresso for the Mind: Why space exploration is about moving society forward, not just billionaires in cowboy hats. 3 Memorable Quotes: ➡️ We live in a global village where most people's hearts are about doing the right thing, not just for themselves, but for each other. ➡️ How will we use space-based data and perspective, that macro perspective, to move our whole society forward? ➡️ If I can have satellite imagery or sensing that will improve our global life for the price of a double espresso, what will we do when that's in the hands of developers in dorm rooms everywhere? Must-Click Links: 🔹 Dive deeper into the mission of Privateer Space: Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:01:41:14

Ask host to enable sharing for playback control

Dr. Laura Nuttall - a conversation on Gravitational Waves & The Universe 🚀

8/15/2023
SpaceWatch.Global is pleased to present: The Space Café Podcast #87: Dr. Laura Nuttall - a conversation on Gravitational Waves & The Universe Episode 087 features a special guest: Dr. Laura Nuttall Dr. Laura Nuttall is a renowned physicist who has dedicated much of her academic and professional life to the study of gravitational waves. As a member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, her contributions have been pivotal in shaping our understanding of these cosmic phenomena. In this episode, host Markus sits down with Dr. Nuttall to delve into the intricacies of gravitational waves, the universe, and the groundbreaking tools and collaborations propelling the field forward. Key Topics & Timestamps: 🔹 Discovering the Universe's Mysteries (00:10:15): The awe and wonder that the vastness of space evokes in us. 🔹 Gravitational Waves 101 (00:15:32): Dr. Nuttall provides an in-depth look at what gravitational waves are and why they matter. 🔹 Big Science and the Power of Collaboration (00:40:22): A spotlight on the importance of collaboration in the world of gravitational wave research. 🔹 Challenges and Triumphs in Gravitational Wave Research (00:45:45): Unveiling the hurdles faced and milestones achieved in the field. 3 Memorable Quotes: ➡️ "Through gravitational waves, we gain a novel lens, providing an entirely new way of perceiving the universe." ➡️ "Every person, wherever they may be, has a part to play in the grand journey of cosmic exploration." ➡️ "In our vast cosmic family, we may be dysfunctional at times, but together, our discoveries are truly groundbreaking." Sources and Links: 🔹 LIGO Scientific Collaboration 🔹 Playlist for Space Enthusiasts 🔹 Dr. Nuttall's Song Choice for Reflecting on the Cosmos: I wanna Dance with Somebody 🔹 Space Cafe Podcast's full Send us a Text Message. Everyday AI: Your daily guide to grown with Generative AI Can't keep up with AI? We've got you. Everyday AI helps you keep up and get ahead. Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify The Neil Ashton Podcast This podcast focuses on explaining the fascinating ways that science and engineering... Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spotify You can find us on Spotify and Apple Podcast! Please visit us at SpaceWatch.Global, subscribe to our newsletters. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

Duration:00:59:30