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Everyone makes an impact.  Inspector Planet connects citizens and students with scientists and engineers, on a mission of extending humanity’s time on earth through innovation, experimentation, and discovery.  

DR. TRACY FANARA

Dr. Tracy Fanara works to extend humanity’s existence on Earth through innovate collaborative solutions to world health threats all while building a sustainable future for generations to come. Tracy aims to make science a part of every citizen’s toolset. She hopes to inspire positive change and growth through education while having fun making the world a better place. She is a University of Florida graduate with a BS, ME, and PhD in Environmental Engineering (Go Gators), focusing on sustainable design, water treatment and science communication.

Tracy inspires all ages through her love for science and drive to break stereotypes, overcome obstacles, and pursue passion with hard work.  An engineer, scientist, graduate school professor, storm chaser, and TV personality (featured on Science and Discovery Channel television series, Mythbusters: The Search), she embraces opportunities that ask her to step outside of her comfort zone and encourages others to do the same. With a diverse background and holistic approach, Tracy created Inspector Planet to make science fun and accessible to everyone.

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Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
@UFOTL @inspectorplanet @uspto @UFCollaboratory @UFDigitalWorlds I (a Gator) just got credited as a co-inventer and patented an invention. My co-inventor is female and is incredible. I agree 100%. We need more!!
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

This is National Wildlife Refuge Week. These public lands and waters are set aside to conserve America's wild animals and plants.

What refuges have you visited? Have you talked with the refuge staff? What are your favorites?

Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
The @uspto reports that there is still a big difference in the number of male and female patent inventors. We need more women to enter the “patent pipeline.” This video from @UFCollaboratory and @UFDigitalWorlds shows how! https://t.co/qrNmvfJOT0 https://t.co/Etyx4mjBlJ
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

A positive move towards protecting endangered species. As you read the article, you will notice that some countries do not support parts of the agreement.

I’m particularly happy that 2 #otter species that were used in pet trade in Japan...

Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Sloths!!!!
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Sloths love to hang upside down! There are 6 species and two families (two-toed and three-toed) of sloths. The funny thing is that they all have three toes! It’s actually the number of fingers that differ! While...

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