The helicopter, armoured car and giant crossbow are just a few of Leonardo Da Vinci's inventions. The fact that a few centuries might pass before his ideas materialised didn't quell the Renaissance genius' imagination. Leonardo Da Vinci and footy's
Walter Isaacson, at the start of his new biography, “Leonardo da Vinci” (Simon & Schuster), describes his subject as “history's consummate innovator,” which makes perfect sense, since Isaacson seems to have got the idea for writing his book from Steve
To emphasize the point, he unveils what looks to be a gigantic crossbow (Leonardo da Vinci had a design for one) and shoots a bolt at the skull of Balerion the Black Dread, a long-dead dragon whose bones — like those of many other dragons — are
The phantom blade, as seen in Assassins Creed Unity, is less of an upgrade and more of a refinement to Da Vinci's previous work adding crossbow bolts as an integral part of the design. With a much more advanced crossbow that could fold into the
Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (Italian: [leoˈnardo di ˌsɛr ˈpjɛːro da (v)ˈvintʃi] ( listen); 15 April 1452 – 2 May 1519), more commonly Leonardo da Vinci or simply Leonardo, was an Italian polymath of the Renaissance, whose areas of interest included invention, painting, sculpting, architecture, science, music, mathematics ...
Along with being a master artist, Leonardo da Vinci, a Renaissance Man in the truest sense, was also a prolific inventor, conceiving hundreds of inventions far ahead of their time.
This page contains an index of all the Leonardo da Vinci inventions profiled on this site. These include flying inventions, war inventions and other innovations.
Leonardo da Vinci’s War Machines and Inventions for War. Looking at Leonardo’s War Machines and inventions you would be forgiven for thinking that he was a blood thirsty maniac and possibly
A leading figure of the Italian Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci is best known for his works "The Last Supper" and the "Mona Lisa." Learn more about the artist at Biography.com.