ART AND THE COMPUTER AGE
- 1496. // History of Science & Technology;2004, p151
The article highlights various science and technological breakthroughs in 1496, including the publication of "L'art et instruction de bien dancer/The Art and Teaching of Good Dancing," by Michel de Toulouze, the invention of roller bearings and a rolling mill, designed by Leonardo da Vinci.
- Leonardo redux. Golden, Frederic // Time International (South Pacific Edition);12/09/96, Issue 50, p67
Discusses the scientific genius of Leonardo da Vinci. Purchase of a da Vinci notebook by Microsoft's Bill Gates; Exhibition titled `Codex Leicester: A Masterpiece of Science' at New York City's American Museum of Natural History; Background on the artist and his scientific observations.
- Flash. // Discover;Jul2004, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p12
Presents updates on science, medicine and technology as of July 2004. Position of University of Arizona biologists on the link between oral polio vaccine and the transmission of the AIDS virus to humans; Frustration of conservation experts at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France on the...
- What's With the Grin? // Scholastic Math;5/8/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p3
No abstract available.
- How Are You Planning to Have Your Best Year Ever? McEntire, James // Business Journal (Central New York);1/11/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p8
The author suggests how individuals can achieve personal success through careful planning. He cites intelligent people who have been successful because of their planning, such as Leonardo da Vinci, Benjamin Franklin and others. On a personal note, he uses inspirational DVDs at home and listens...
- That Smile! // Special Education Technology Practice;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p40
The article reports on the findings of a study conducted by a research team led by Nicu Sebe of the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands that used emotion-recognition software to analyze the smile of the painting "Mona Lisa." The results suggest that "Mona Lisa" was 83% happy, 9%...
- JUST LOOKING. // Smithsonian;May2002, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p30
Highlights a photograph taken by photographer Tino Soriano of a person holding a framed copy of the 'Mona Lisa' painting. Photograph taken at the opening of the Le Mus&eactute;e Imaginaire in Barcelona, Spain; The concept of the museum that none of the art was original.
- Sobre un arte literario Ãºnico en lassupuestas "fÃ¡bulas" de Leonardo da Vinci (la uniÃ³n entre ciencia, amor y arte). Boza, Nicolás Naranjo // Revista Lasallista de InvestigaciÃ³n;dic2004, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p83
The text deals with the models that inspired Leonardo to make his notes (whether scientific or not). There is a study of his scientific writing which for 500 years has been a paradigm. The article exemplifies that to write well with a scientific approach the world around us must be observed and...
- Art, Science, and Life's Enigmas. Potter, Polyxeni // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Aug2006, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p1308
The article explains the cover art of this issue, highlighting the "Mona Lisa" painting of Leonardo da Vinci. It provides a brief background on Leonardo. The integration of art and science into the life of Leonardo is described. The article also detailed the origin and the aesthetic and science...