The World Within Us
Since 2001, Kentucky science heroes have been the focus in the Breakthrough Gallery.
In this gallery of The World Within Us, visitors learn about science careers and cutting edge research performed by real-life regional scientists through informative text panels and related interactive exhibits. Every two years, the exhibit changes to feature three new KY - H.E.R.O.S. featured scientists.
The third installment currently highlights our 2005 - 2007 KY - H.E.R.O.S. featured scientists:
The Kentucky Health Education Rural Outreach Scientists (KY - H.E.R.O.S.) program is supported by a Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) from the National Center of Research Resources (NCRR) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Breakthrough Gallery, BioLabs and health science Distance Learning labs are components of the KY - H.E.R.O.S. educational programming.