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. He also coordinates online content from WMFE's newsroom.
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.
When not at WMFE, he enjoys following both professional and college football (Go Knights!) as well as exploring Central Florida’s growing music scene.
Recent Stories from Brendan Byrne
It’s the Friday News Round Table with Frank Torres from the Orlando Political Observer, Jason Garcia from Florida Trend Magazine, and Beth Kessab from the Orlando Sentinel.
Planetary scientists want Pluto classified as a planet again, and a petition to reconsider planet hood is gaining momentum.
A United Launch Alliance Delta IV launched from Space Launch Complex-37. On board was one of the Air Force’s high-capacity satellite communication system – called Wideband Global SATCOM.
The spacecraft has detected the nearest thing to Earth yet discovered — a planet that’s a bit bigger and squarely inside the “habitable zone” for life.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says he has a better idea about what happened during last month’s Falcon 9 explosion. The rocket to exploded about 2 minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral late last month.
Monday marks the 46th Anniversary of Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landing on the moon. Their quarter-million mile journey began from Florida’s Space Coast
An Atlas V rocket launched successfully from Cape Canaveral Wednesday. It was the first launch from the space coast since a SpaceX rocket exploded last month.
An Atlas V rocket is set for launch from Cape Canaveral Wednesday morning. It’s the first from the space coast since SpaceX’s Flacon 9 rocket exploded shortly after launch late last month.
After almost a decade, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft made its closest pass to Pluto. The deep space probe will survey the surface of the icy dwarf-planet and send back photos never before seen. Intersection’s Brendan Byrne talks with the mission’s principal investigator Doctor Alan Stern about the mission.
Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera is expected to announce his bid for the Senate Seat vacated by Marco Rubio. He joins a crowded field for the seat. 90.7’s political commentators Dick Batchelor and Lou Frey talk the Senatorial campaign.