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 founder Elon Musk unveiled his plans to send humans to Mars by the hundreds.
SpaceX Founder Elon Musk will unveil his plans Tuesday to send humans to Mars.
SpaceX says a breach in the fueling system of a Falcon 9 rocket’s upper stage is to blame for an explosion earlier this month.
http://wmfeintersection.s3.amazonaws.com/092316INTERSECTIONPODCAST.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSOn today’s show: we’re talking politics and money. Donald Trump’s donation to Pam Bondi, Sheldon Adelson’s cash injection to fight marijuana reform, and the money Rick Scott wants the federal government to send our way to fight Zika. Are you thinking about the money flowing behind the scenes as you get ready to cast your vote this November? Then, former US Senator Bob Graham headlines a rally to highlight the imperilled environment …
What’s it like to walk on Mars? I’m sure if you listen to this podcast you’ve at least thought about that question. Thanks to Microsoft’s HoloLens, and the incredible engineers over at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, you can know experience what it’s like to walk on Mars.
A senate panel approved a $19.5 billion budget for NASA next year. It’s the first time lawmakers are directing the space agency to head to Mars.
Ken Nai started writing music in the sixth grade. Growing up an only child in Queens, he had a lot to say, but no one to say it to. That started his passion for writing lyrics.
The release is the largest to date, and includes recordings from Orlando Police and Orlando Fire dispatchers.
A secret space company is coming to Titusville, promising to bring 80 news jobs to the space coast.
A $68 million grant from Siemens will give UCF engineering students an advantage in the job market.