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
SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon cargo capsule bound for the International Space Station from Launch Complex 39A .
The Central Florida expressway authority voted this month to hold back on a 15 percent hike in tolls ushering in yearly increases of one point five per cent instead. But what happens to tolls once the roads are payed off?
NASA may launch humans into deep space sooner than planned.
When Mark Whatney was stranded on Mars in the movie ‘The Martian,’ he grew potatoes to survive. As scientists at Kennedy Space Center find, it’s much harder to grow food on the red planet than it looks on the silver screen, but they’re making progress when it comes to out of this world agriculture.
NASA selected three winners in the crowd-sourced “Space Poop Challenge.” But why NASA is focusing on astronauts’ space-waste?
The City Beautiful is one of the most dangerous places in the US to be a pedestrian.
SpaceX is prepping a Falcon 9 rocket to send supplies to the International Space Station.
Be sure to look up at the sky. There’s a full moon, lunar eclipse and a comet all happening Friday night.
Early education is important, but many low income families in Florida can’t afford to pay for early education for their kids, and there’s a long waiting list for subsidized programs. According to one recent study the average cost of childcare is more than $8,500 a year. That’s more than in-state tuition and fees for a year at FSU.
Bills making their way through Congress are establishing long-term goals for space exploration.