Brendan ByrneSpace Reporter and 'Intersection' Producer
- Twitter: @SpaceBrendan
As Producer for Intersection, Brendan Byrne is responsible for the production of WMFE’s weekly news and in-depth conversation show.
When not working on Intersection, he covers news from the Space Coast.
Brendan is a native Floridian, born and raised in Broward County. He moved to Central Florida in 2005 to attend the University of Central Florida.
He began working at WMFE as a college intern where he discovered his love for public radio.
Recent Stories from Brendan Byrne
A play written by the Academy Award-winning author behind the film “Moonlight” opens at Seminole State College next Friday.
Orange County has the highest rate of juvenile arrests in Florida. 90.7’s Renata Sago has been investigating what happens to those kids after they’re arrested- talking to law enforcement, attorneys and judges and the kids themselves. On today’s program Renata joins us to talk about her series: Young and Arrested. We’ll also hear from former prosecutor Jeff Ashton, Emory James, who was charged with a felony as a kid, and judge Daniel Dawson.
Private space companies, as well as NASA, are setting their sights on the moon. It’s been 45 years since the last humans walked on the moon, but that could change as a case of moon-fever is infecting the space industry.
The new headquarters in Parramore is just blocks away from Camping World Stadium.
NASA’s Office of Inspector General recommends moving a research division at Kennedy Space Center to Cleveland, Ohio in an effort to streamline the workforce.
The White House’s proposed budget aims to boost military spending and reduce spending elsewhere. Included in the budget blueprint: cuts to grants that help fund programs like Meals on Wheels.
Bruce Melnick has been to space twice. Once on Space Shuttle Discovery and again on Endeavor’s’ first flight. He joins ‘Are We There Yet?’ to tell listeners about the sights and smells of space travel.
Orange-Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala will not seek the death penalty in the case of Markeith Loyd, accused of killing a police officer and his pregnant ex-girlfriend.
The company wants to blanket the Earth with satellites – providing access to broadband internet across the globe. To do that, it needs a lot of satellites.
SpaceX launch a commercial communication’s satellite, EchoStar XXIII, into orbit Thursday from Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39A.