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.
@inspectorplanet @Geopilot @UF @TayKatBat @Nick_H_Engineer @dacia92 I’ve wanted to see something like this for a long time. The nerd girls TV show tried for a while but it too was unsustainable. Fingers crossed and rooting for you!
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Space News Video: from closeups of the Sun, to How Satellites Affect Ground Based Telescope Observations, to Unexplained Deep Space Fast Radio Bursts! Presented by Dr Becky! Follow her on social media If you’re interested in astrophysics, astronomy and space!!

Dr. Tracy Fanara
A newly discovered, unexplained Fast Radio Burst | Night Sky News February 2020
It’s night sky news time again - and there's so much for us to talk about! From overturning how we think the solar system was formed to the discovery of a wh...
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Ice Rings on Lake Baikal, Russia have been observed from space for quite some time. They are difficult to find from the ground. Here’s what has been discovered.

#NASA #ISS #icerings