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
Republican Senator Marco Rubio could stop President Trump’s nominee to lead NASA. Rubio told the News Press last week he’s concerned the pick, Oklahoma Republican Congressman Jim Bridenstine, will make the post too political. Democratic Senator Bill Nelson shared those same concerns at Bridenstine’s committee hearing earlier this month. The nominee made it out of committee along party lines. Bridenstine now heads to the full Senate, where Rubio’s vote could swing the confirmation. If the vote follows party lines, much like the committee hearing, Bridentine will need just about all 52 Republicans to vote yes. Rubio told the News Press that NASA is very important to Florida and is not convinced Bridenstine can lead NASA’s workforce in a …
A local group is collecting more than 1,400 baskets stocked will all the fixings for a Thanksgiving meal and it will distribute those baskets Saturday during the annual Basket Brigade.
The trade show floor at IAAPA is dominated by high-tech virtual reality experiences for amusement park guests but more traditional companies are finding a place in the digital world.
The annual IAAPA Expo hosts amusement companies from around the world, but companies right here in Orlando are carving out a place in the growing amusement and attractions economy.
Virtual reality is dominating the world’s largest amusement park expo taking place this week in Orlando.
More than 30,000 theme park industry leaders and 1,100 vendors from around the world are coming to the Orange County Convention Center.
President Trump says his tax overhaul is going to help the middle class. But just how much is in the plan for you? Are you happy about the idea of a bit more money in your wallet after tax day? Does the notion of a simplified tax return seem like a winner?
Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas will sail from Port Canaveral starting the summer of 2019.
The first mission for NASA’s Space Launch System rocket and Orion capsule was originally scheduled for 2018, but it will now slip to June 2020.
A former prosecutor is suing State Attorney Aramis Ayala, alleging workplace discrimination.