EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED
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.
This probably seems like a small thing, but one of the things I love about working on Unstoppable Wasp is that I write a comic where a superhero can wear this dress. https://t.co/7eMfPhCT1t
All we can do is communicate the science- we can’t give answers that aren’t supported by peer reviewed research, and we cannot put the conclusions before the data. This is the unexpected stuff- when you take a path to save the world and realize there...
And shockingly I didn’t throw up!!!!! Yesterday I joined my colleague Dr. Vince Lovko (who was working to groundtruth satellite data through radiometry) and his team on a coastal survey to give real-time red tide concentration data at each station through our NASA funded, citizen...