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 new planet that might have liquid water was discovered orbiting one of Earth’s closest stars. Scientists at UCF plan to verify those results.
The Orange County Charter Review Commission delivers its final report to the Orange County Commission Tuesday including measures heading to voters.
Technicians are putting the final touches on a spacecraft heading to a near earth asteroid.
Researchers noticed something strange about astronauts returning from space. They were getting sick from viruses that should have remained in check by their immune systems.
Work begins Friday to install a new docking port on the International Space Station that will help private companies send astronauts to the station.
Every other Wednesday, musicians meet at the Claddagh Cottage Irish Pub to play traditional Irish tunes. But the music may stop to make way for a Walgreens.
Since the end of the Space Shuttle program five years ago, NASA relies on Russia to send astronauts to the International Space Station. NASA hopes to change that by paying private companies to ferry astronauts. That program, called Commercial Crew, is making headway this week.
Astronauts on board the International Space Station will install a critical piece of hardware for the next generation of U.S. astronauts heading to the orbiting lab.
SpaceX successfully launched a Japanese communications satellite to orbit early Sunday morning.
The rocket is sending a communications satellite to orbit for Japanese based operator Sky Perfect JSAT.