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Commercial Crew astronauts Eric Boe, Chris Ferguson and Nicole Mann. Photo: Brendan Byrne / WMFE
Intersection

Intersection: A Shuttle Commander’s Return To Space


Chris Ferguson- who flew the shuttle as a NASA astronaut- is headed back to space. This time he’ll be piloting the Boeing Starliner, one of the commercial spacecraft designed to take astronauts into orbit from US soil. Ferguson talks about the mission and the new spacecraft with 90.7’s space reporter Brendan Byrne. 
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Red Huber. Photo: Matthew Peddie, WMFE
Intersection

Intersection: 46 Years Behind The Camera With Red Huber


For 46 years the Orlando Sentinel has carried photos by Red Huber. Now the veteran visual journalist is retiring. Huber reflects on a career documenting Central Florida, from the shuttle program to the Pulse nightclub shooting, and through all of it, the importance of connecting with the community and telling the stories that need to be told.
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Intersection

Intersection: Establishing A Space Force


President Trump says space dominance is vital to national security. He wants the Department of Defense to establish a new branch of the military – a Space Force. What would a Space Force look like and what would its mission be? With more countries eyeing space for resources and strategic interests – is the call for a Space Force coming at the right time? Joining us on to talk about the possibility of Space Force is Roger Handberg, Laura Forcyk and Brendan Byrne.
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Intersection Podcast

Intersection: Governor’s Race Update; The International Space Station; Handmade, Amigo


https://wmfeintersection.s3.amazonaws.com/061618_Intersection.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIt’s a crowded field of candidates in the Democratic gubernatorial primary. Amid the clamor- whose voice stands out? Meanwhile- there are calls for agriculture commissioner Adam Putnam- running on the GOP ticket for Governor- to resign. What’s behind those calls? Political analysts Carol Cox and Molly Nardella join us for an update on the race for the Governor’s mansion.  The White House is mulling turning over the management of the International Space Station to private hands in a few years. What …
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The International Space Station. Photo: NASA
Space

Intersection: Privatizing the International Space Station


Could the running of the International Space Station be turned over to private hands in a few years? What would that mean for scientific research? Could part of the space station become an orbiting hotel for mega-wealthy space tourists? Washington Post reporter Christian Davenport joins us to talk about the future of the space station.
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