Leonardo da Vinci

  • Top NewsRare chemical compound found in paintings by Leonardo da Vinci

    Rare chemical compound found in paintings by Leonardo da Vinci

    NEW YORK, BRONX (ORDO News) — A group of researchers from the UK and France came to an amazing discovery related to one of the most famous paintings, the Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci. Experts used infrared spectroscopy and X-ray analysis to examine paintings by Leonardo da Vinci. They took a microsample from a corner of the Mona Lisa and subjected it to in-depth analysis. Using infrared spectroscopy and…

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    Robotic knight by Leonardo da Vinci

    (ORDO NEWS) — Mentions of the merits of Leonardo da Vinci are always present in the discussion of ancient robots. It is not surprising that the genius of Leonardo tried to create artificial people and animals. By studying the work of Heron and combining it with his own knowledge of anatomy, metallurgy and sculpture, Leonardo created his own artificial creatures. Due to his understanding of the mechanics of human and…

  • WorldLeonardo da Vinci has Caucasian roots

    Leonardo da Vinci has Caucasian roots

    (ORDO NEWS) — Leonardo da Vinci’s mother was abducted and enslaved as a teenager in the Caucasus and taken to Italy, according to a new analysis of nearly 600-year-old documents held at the Florence State Archives. If they are accurate, this would mean that Leonardo da Vinci, considered one of the greatest artists and scientists of the Italian Renaissance, was only half Italian. Carlo Vecce, document seeker and professor of…

  • News HeadlinesAfter 500 years Leonardo Da Vincis bubble mystery has finally been solved The answer baffles scientists

    After 500 years, Leonardo Da Vinci’s bubble mystery has finally been solved: The answer baffles scientists

    (ORDO NEWS) — Air bubbles often do not travel in a straight line when rising from water, and physicists have only just figured out why. The genius puzzled over this riddle, but he simply did not have computer simulations. If you’ve ever watched air bubbles rise through water, you may have wondered the same thing that Leonardo Da Vinci did: Why don’t they all rise in a straight line? If…

  • News HeadlinesSad story of Leonardo da Vincis Last Supper

    Sad story of Leonardo da Vinci’s “Last Supper”

    (ORDO NEWS) — The Last Supper was defaced and is one of the most heavily damaged and restored works of art in history. Only about 20 percent left Leonardo da Vinci got it all wrong. Sounds like blasphemy to say the least, but it fell apart shortly after he drew it. It was painted on the wall of a convent in Milan. Usually such a picture is a fresco. The…

  • News HeadlinesEngineers have created a helicopter according to the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci 1

    Engineers have created a helicopter according to the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci

    (ORDO NEWS) — The idea of ​​the Italian artist, scientist and engineer was realized after 530 years. In the late 1480s, Leonardo da Vinci sketched in his Parisian manuscript a drawing of a single-seat helicopter propelled by a “propeller”. You may have seen these drawings and wondered if such a craft could ever take off. Now we know the answer – the Italian genius was right. Beginning in 2019, a…

  • News HeadlinesHuman DNA found in Leonardo da Vincis paintings

    Human DNA found in Leonardo da Vinci’s paintings

    (ORDO NEWS) — Experts analyzed seven paintings by the Italian artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci in order to find genetic material on them. According to scientists, the method will help in the future to distinguish original paintings from fake ones. Experts conducted a study of the microbiome, which resulted in a unique collection of microbes, bacteria and even human DNA. Perhaps the genetic material was left by numerous restorers,…