Kentucky Academy of Science

AAAS joins the #Science March

Friday, 24 February 2017 by

 You’ll be in good company on April 22 (or April 23 in Louisville). Join KAS and other Allies as we stand up for science!

 Girls IdeaFestival – April 29, 2017: The goal of the Girls IdeaFestival® is to develop creative and innovative solutions to challenges girls face today. The event will focus particularly on creating ideas to counter longstanding issues; for changing the way girls are portrayed by the media, developing healthy relationships, encouraging girls to become more civically engaged, expanding girls’

  Registration is now Live for the years final STEM Connections!     Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 Dear Friends and Teachers, We are looking forward to our final STEM Connections event of the school year! The Middle & High School Mania is being held on March 15th from 4:30 to 7:30pm. After a short introduction, there will

“The Laprak, Nepal landslide: Rainfall triggered movement and response to the 2015 Mw  7.8 Gorhka earthquake” Dr. Bill Haneberg, State Geologist and Director of the Kentucky Geological Survey Friday, February 24, 7:30 pm Lexington, Kentucky, Mines and Minerals Resources Building, Room 102. Rose Street, UK Campus.

This FREE, one-day conference is supported by the USDA Rural Development Grant Information & Registration here Participants will get to experience dynamic sessions on emerging technologies such as: Robotics App Development and more!  

Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair needs judges March 4   Calling upon STEM professionals to register now as LRSEF judges! Sign up to judge the 2017 Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair on Saturday, March 4, at the Kentucky Science Center. The snow date for LRSEF is Sunday, March 5, 2017. Registration is open through

Free Energy workshops for K12 teachers

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 by

The Kentucky NEED Project announces 2nd semester energy education workshops.  These workshops are open to ALL Kentucky K-12 educators who want to learn more about energy and the resources available through the NEED Program.  Participants will actively engage in KAS aligned activities that cover forms and sources of energy, energy transformations and much, much more.

Project CS Girls 2017

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 by

Science With A Twist, January 21

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 by

Join the Kentucky Academy of Science and our colleagues at the Kentucky Science Center at their annual fundraiser, Science With a Twist!  The Kentucky Academy of Science will be honored as an “Ambassador of Science Literacy” This isn’t your typical non-profit fundraiser: “Sneakers encouraged, stuffiness discouraged” Enjoy a strolling dinner, an open bar  and hands-on

Sign up for the 2017 KY-AIPG Bahamas Short Course on March 11 to 18. Go to for information and important details.