December 18, 2014

Homework Help: Leonardo Da Vinci

Posted by Samantha on Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 3:48pm.

I am looking for a cool project idea. My last two projects where a website and a diagram. I have run out of ideas.,SUNA:2006-45,SUNA:en&q=leonardo+da+vinci

You could find some of the drawings from his notebooks and see what came of his mental inventions. In addition to being an accomplished artist, he was also into engineering:

"As an engineer, Leonardo conceived ideas vastly ahead of his own time, conceptually inventing a helicopter, a tank, the use of concentrated solar power, a calculator, a rudimentary theory of plate tectonics, the double hull, and many others. Relatively few of his designs were constructed or were feasible during his lifetime.[3] Some of his smaller inventions such as an automated bobbin winder and a machine for testing the tensile strength of wire entered the world of manufacturing unheralded."
(Be sure to scroll down a bit, click on 3.1 Journals, and read carefully.)

You could find some of these drawings and juxtapose them to photos of current realities.


Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:

Related Questions

S+E Middle Ages -
Communication Strategies - Okay I need to know which readability formula fit ...
History - Can you please give me a website where I can find information on ...
robert brown the poet - thanks for that son got name wrong is robert browning ...
Geography - Hello everyone I'm wondering if any one would help me with my ...
Realism/Enlightenment - What are some scientific breakthroughs of the Age of ...
mass media - what is the organization of the publishing industry? I don't know ...
safety -
budgets - What is the difference between line-item, functional and program ...
World History - What are some modern examples of cultural blending in art? ...