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- 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.
- A THOUSAND WORDS. Podles, Mary Elizabeth // Touchstone: A Journal of Mere Christianity;May/Jun2012, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p62
In this article, the author presents his views on Vitruvian Man of Leonardo Da Vinci, an Italian Renaissance polymath. The Author suggests that the Vitruvian man corresponds to two geometrical figures including square and circle. The author further discusses several images that are present in...
- Artistic anatomy. O'Callaghan, Tiffany // New Scientist;5/5/2012, Vol. 214 Issue 2863, p43
The article reviews the exhibition " Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomist" at the Queen's Gallery at Buckingham Palace, London, England, from May 4-October 7, 2012.
- The Mechanics of Mans Rendered by da Vinci. // USA Today Magazine;Oct2010, Vol. 139 Issue 2785, p8
The article reveals Leonardo da Vinci's anatomical drawings as shown in the exhibition "Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Man" at Royal Collection in Great Britain. The anatomical drawings are considered one of the most important creations as they depict the beauty and wonder of the human body...
- Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomy. Wilson, Kathleen S. // School Library Journal;Aug2012, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p64
The article reviews the mobile device application called "Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomy," an enhanced electronic book application written by Martin Clayton to accompany a Royal Collection 2012 exhibition at The Queen's Gallery in England, featuring the illustrations of artist Leonardo da Vinci.
- The Codex Leicester. Dancer, Helen // Bulletin with Newsweek;10/24/2000, Vol. 118 Issue 6247, p84
Interviews Michael Desmond, curator of the Codex Leicester exhibition. Leonardo da Vinci's postulation on the nature and force of water; Technological significance of da Vinci's work; Significance of his discovery; Bill Gates's purchase of the Codex.
- Leonardo's pride. Susskind, Anne // Bulletin with Newsweek;08/01/2000, Vol. 118 Issue 6235, p16
Reports on the Codex Leicester exhibition at Sydney's Powerhouse Museum. Microsoft Corp. chairman Bill Gates's loan to the city for the duration of the Olympic Games; Discoveries and mistakes of Renaissance painter and scientist Leonardo da Vinci; Origins of Gates's Codex.
- 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...