- Release your Inner Diamond! Pallino, Kristi // Lesbian News;May2010, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p32
The author encourages people to release their inner energy that they are all equipped with at birth. She mentions notable individuals who have stepped out of their way and let this energy lead them to greatness, including painter Leonardo da Vinci and talk show host Oprah Winfrey. She offers an...
- THOUGHTS ON THE BUSINESS OF LIFE. // Forbes Asia;12/11/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 21, p104
The article presents quotes about life from famous and notable people. Poet Ralph Waldo Emerson notes that in each society, some are born rulers while some are born to be advisers. Painter Leonardo Da Vinci states that people should ask advice from people who handle themselves well. Inventor...
- Dwellings and devils in early Bulgakov. Haber, Edythe C. // Slavic & East European Journal;Fall93, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p326
Discusses the early works of Mikhail Bulgakov and the significance of the dwelling place in his Civil War stories. Background accounts on Bulgakov; Analysis of works.
- The lone wolf and the Russian bear. Lahr, John // New Yorker;12/21/92, Vol. 68 Issue 44, p123
Discusses the career of Russian novelist and playwright Mikhail Bulgakov (1891-1940), who emerged in the mid-1920s as one of Moscow's finest playwrights only to lose his passion to the caprice of the state and the Bolsheviks. His work; His novel `The Heart of a Dog'; His play `Black Snow,' in...
- Thoughts on the Business of Life. // Forbes Asia;2/27/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p72
The article presents quotes from notable people on various issues. Philanthropist John D. Rockefeller believed that the practice of strict economy is an everyday matter. According to poet Walt Whitman, the best way to spend his day is to not make plans, but to go anywhere as the mood dictates....
- An open book on Leonardo the scientist. Strickland, Carol // Christian Science Monitor;11/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 245, p10
Presents information on the scientific breakthroughs of Leonardo da Vinci. Details of the `Leonardo da Vinci's Water World' exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History; Professions of da Vinci; Information on another exhibition called `Leonardo's Codex Leicester: A Masterpiece of...
- A mind overflowing. Brown, Peter G. // Sciences;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p26
Details on the Codex Leicester, work of artist Leanardo da Vinci on the contemplation of water. Description of breakwaters; Role of water in shaping the world; Vision of a one living earth.
- A 3-d look at Leonardo. Wiley Jr., J.P. // Smithsonian;Aug87, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p90
Roberto Guatelli has worked for 50 years making models of Leonardo da Vinci's sketches. His purpose has been to demonstrate that Leonardo's ideas were practical. Some of the ideas turned into models are the helical helicopter, ornithopters, odometers, paddle boats, a transmission system,...
- Leonardo da Vinci: Man of Automation. Reed, Jennifer // Boys' Quest;Dec2009/Jan2010, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p24
The article discusses the inventions of Leonardo da Vinci who was best known for his art.