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 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.


Dr. Tracy Fanara
Bryan's project seems to have stalled a bit. He had quick success and it was brought down to just $49 to fund. PLS help out Bryan with a RT/Donation. @TravelYesPlease @inspectorplanet @craignewmark @StanLevenson...
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Everything is connected, and a view from above just makes it easier to see. (and easier to see that my hat is too big... and my nose is... well... Italian). ... 🧐 .DO WE HAVE DISSIPATION? A bloom of Florida red tide has...
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Monday was national women in science day, and there are so many inspiring women; colleagues, and historic females that have paved the way for us! We strive to make that path as accessible as possible for future generations by breaking stereotypes, facing fears, building and...
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Yup it’s my birthday which means I will do what I want and wear what I want, and strive to defy age. 🌎🍰 So I’ll be hiking, trying to hug every animal and insect I come across, building something (likely pointless) from recycled...