Brendan ByrneProgram and Online Content Producer
- Twitter: @BrendanLByrne
As Program 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 enjoys covering 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 and pursue a degree in Political Science.
He began working at WMFE as a college intern where he discovered his love for public radio.
Recent Stories from Brendan Byrne
Blue Origin successfully launched and landed a rocket for the first time, beating SpaceX to the punch. The booster landed about four feet from the launch pad – vertical and intact.
Black Friday is traditionally the biggest shopping day of the year, the start of the holiday shopping season and the day that many retailers count on to get them out of the red and into the black. It may not pack as big of a punch as it once did as more people turn to Amazon and other online retailers, but for many shoppers Black Friday is still an event they look forward to.
United Launch Alliance is making it easier – and cheaper – for universities to send miniature experiments to space. These micro-experiments, called CubeSats, are about the size of a box of tissue. And until now, they’ve had to find a bigger satellite to share a ride to space.
The University of Central Florida named a new Athletics Director. The school announced the University of Buffalo’s Danny White will head the athletics department.
A bill that boosts the nation’s commercial space industry is heading to the President’s desk. The legislation, called the Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act, clears some hurdles facing private space companies.
As France copes with shocking violence, the death toll from Friday night’s attacks is not yet final and very little is known about the attackers so far.
An Aviation Maintenance Technician certification program is coming to Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne.
Ever since scientists discovered evidence of water on Mars, they’ve been trying to figure out what happened to it. Now, they’re one step closer to finding that out.
The International Space Station celebrates 15 years of hosting astronauts.
Brevard County will see an economic boost, now that Northrop Grumman has been tapped to build the next generation stealth bombers for the U.S. military.