EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED

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

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.

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Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

A previously undescribed type of freshwater crustacean has been found in the Lut Desert, one of the hottest places on the planet. The crustacean belongs to the genus Phallocryptus, of which only four species are known to have originated in arid regions.

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Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
Today’s the day - no more wake ups!! Tune into the @USAScienceFest #stem stage to enjoy some Superhero Science with yours truly! Also each registrant gets free digital copies of #SeekersofScience Issue 1 & 2!! Stay tuned to see the awesome @inspectorplanet take the stage...
Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
Look up this evening. Today is International #ObserveTheMoon Night. This @NASA-inspired event gets people to share their stories and pictures of the moon. It’s a good time for it. The moon is in its first quarter, a great phase for evening views. @NASAGoddard https://t.co/r56IHdB2dn
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Up to Half of The World's Oceans Are Already Affected by Climate Change.

Since the 1950s, our planet's vast bodies of water have absorbed roughly 93 percent of the energy entering the climate system, and while most of that heating has...

Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
Hurricanes, wildfires, and blistering heat. Rising global temperatures are pushing weather to new extremes. Meteorologist @parkertwc rounds up the August events that tie it all together. https://t.co/7SzuP0vQcL
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Tomorrow is International Observe The Moon Night.

Here’s information from NASA about how you can participate.

https://moon.nasa.gov/observe-the-moon-night/

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