As part of my unit on the history of chemistry, I wanted my students to experience an ancient art. I have written before that, in my opinion, there were three major threads that led to modern chemistry: Greek Matter theories (more on that in my next post), Alchemy, and Artisans. 1,829 more words
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That’s right, you can own the home that Leonardo da Vinci once dwelled in. The villa in Tuscany was recently listed on the market, and expectations are that it will fetch between $5-$10 million. 58 more words
Leonardo Da Vinci, is said to have originated the respirator concept when he suggested that a finely woven cloth be dipped in water to protect sailors from a toxic powder weapon he had created, but on July 2nd 1850, Benjamin Lane of Cambridge in the county of Middlesex and State of Massachusetts received the first U.S. 481 more words
Leonardo da Vinci je zapamćen kao čovjek širokog spektra interesovanja – umjetnosti, arhitekture, kartografije, matematike, književnosti, inženjeringa, anatomije, geologije, muzike, kiparstva, botanike i nauke.
Iako je Leonardo namjeravao objaviti svoje crteže kao ilustrirovanu raspravu o anatomiji čovjeka, kada je umro u 1519. 67 more words