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.
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

World Oceans Day is Monday, June 8th. This link provides information on how everyone can get involved.

The message for 2020 is to call on world leaders to protect 30% of our blue planet by 2030.

What will you...

Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Today is World Environment Day. We are in the middle of a pandemic, a human crisis, and environmental turmoil.

Recently, the Clean Water Act was rolled back (removing regulations that still were not strict enough to prevent growth of the second...