Playful, edge-to-edge illustrations and cheerily worded nuggets of history, mystery, physics, and biology paint a thrilling picture of a brilliantly curious and creative man that will tickle the scientist in all of us.
Right now, you can test out over 60 of Leonardo da Vinci’s prototypes at Leonardo da Vinci: Man Inventor Genius.
Mentioned in this chat:
- Now and Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin
- Wind Engineering Pioneer, Alan Davenport (palm tree observations)
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- Priscilla and the Hollyhocks
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