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Brendan Byrne

Brendan Byrne

Space Reporter and 'Intersection' Producer

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

Intersection: Real Estate, Sharks and Jones High School Band



House prices in Orlando are picking up and the supply of available homes is shrinking. That’s good news for homeowners looking to sell. but what about first time home buyers, or homeowners looking for something a bit bigger?




The “Space Poop Challenge” received more than 5,000 proposed solution for how do deal with human waste in fully-suited astronauts. Photo: NASA

What To Do With Space Waste?



A few months ago, NASA asked the internet for ideas on how to deal with urine and feces inside a flight suit. Flight Surgeon Thatcher Cardon explains how his idea safely removes waste and why NASA thought it was the winning idea.








A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lands on a barge at sea for the second time. Photo: SpaceX

How A Recycled Rocket Will Take Us To Mars



SpaceX’s ability to launch, land and recycle a rocket could lower the cost of access to space, and pave the way for founder Elon Musk’s to reach his ambitious goal of colonizing the red planet.


A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lands on a barge at sea for the second time. Photo: SpaceX

Recycled Rocket Back On Solid Ground



A recycled SpaceX rocket is back on solid ground after landing on a barge last week. It’s the second time SpaceX has launched and landed the booster.







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