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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

Today on T.R.E. (Tracy Ruins Everything), Fireworks! Besides poor visibility and the potential blowing a hand up, fireworks release Metals, and perchlorates into the environment. If you don’t breath them in, the persist in the environment- some dissolve in water, some mobilize into soils, and...

Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

More Fireworks!! The Halitrephes Massi Jellyfish (as you know: “NOT a fish!”)

A deep sea animal, it was unexpectedly discovered by a research team aboard the Exploration Vessel (E/V) ‘Nautilus’ during one of their sampling operations some 4,000 feet underwater off Baja...

Dr. Tracy Fanara
Dr. Tracy Fanara

Happy 4th!! 🇺🇸
Here’s some cosmic fireworks!

A high-powered telescope array has caught the brilliant fireworks-like "streamers" of gas formed during an early stage of star development in a giant cluster.

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/techandscience/cosmic-fireworks-shine-in-baby-star-cluster-and-distant-galaxy/ar-BB16itCA
#fireworks...

Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
😊 you’re awesome @timlflood Of course I reply! https://t.co/idXPZT5Toc
Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
Koalas in one Australian state could become extinct before 2050 unless urgent intervention occurs to preserve their habitat. That's according to a new report from Australia. @Aussie_ark tells us why the once-thriving species is dwindling and what's being done to protect them. https://t.co/xpi5O9GkHK
Dr. Tracy Fanara, Agent of G.I.R.L.
An Arctic beluga whale was spotted off the coast of San Diego, California. We asked @inspectorplanet how and why it ended up in these unusually warm waters so far from its home. https://t.co/7bmghAnc6e

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