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, Agent of G.I.R.L.
If anyone followed my Inspector Planet blog back in 2014/2015, you read a lot about this from me https://t.co/8S82jIS2vE
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

The Field Museum in Chicago has a new exhibit, demonstrating the engineering and process of how water is handled by municipalities across the Country.
#FieldMuseum #water #freshwater #engineering #InspectorPlanet

Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Travel Channel tomorrow night: my BFF from MythBusters (Boeing Engineer, Jason Kerestes) will be showing off his Master’s degree project he invented for the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) with Christopher Garetano. A Superhuman JetPack! Check out #StrangeWorld tomorrow night!

Dr. Tracy Fanara
Travel Channel
Gotta jet! 🚀🏃‍♂️ Christopher Garetano investigates government supersoldier programs on Monday night's #StrangeWorld at 11|10c.