Comments: WOW is all I can say. This is just pure amazement! What a great mind, and to think that it was before all of this new technology.
Name: woogly woodo foofoo
Comments: Pretty impressive! In his 67 years of life, Leonardo Da Vinci was a painter, sculptor, architect, musician, engineer, inventor, and scientist. This genius of the fifteenth century revolutionized the art world with his paintings. His sketches covered a spectrum of topics including life studies, science, and architecture. In fact, Da Vinci's models of weapons and his strategic layouts and battle plans were marveled at by military leaders for many years after his death.AS I SAY MAGNIFICINT
Comments: What a true genious this man was. What great ideas he had that have evolved things we take for granted.
Comments: I Think That this helicopter is very cool and it would be awsome if someone could biuld a modle of it.
Comments: i find leonardos work a great help to the mdern technology it helped and still helps us in many ways
Name: Jesus Freak
Comments: I think it is cool that Da Vinci was already thinking of flight in such an early age. If only he was alive today to see how succesful the idea and concept of the helicopter has become.
Comments: his work is just mind blowing, how he thought of this a long time before anyone ever thought of building this fantastic marvle
Name: Jesse Raamwa
Comments: Wow, an old man from a very old part of history actually thought of helicopter way before George W. learned how to spell his own name.....it's fantastic, it's fabulous, it's...."fantabulous"
Comments: Im doin a project on him for school and he is the most fascinating person. I found this drawing to be one of my favorite of his inventions and im gonna try to sketch it out for my project:). Ppl should try to find out more about him
Comments: did you know he wrote all his notes backwards and in Latin so they would be unreadable by theifs out to steal his ideas....
Comments: ture genius! a man that surpassed those in his time, he mastered all that he did, or put his mind to. a true Renaissance man of the 15th century. we well never have a n other Da Vini. trully he passed the test of time.
Comments: I have to say Leonardo da Vinci is THE most important man of the reniassance. He was talented in everyway possible. I'm doing coursework on him now and I've discovered loads of amazing information on him. Incredible to think that someone in the 15th and 16th centuries can plot the advanced technology we use here in the 21st century.
Name: A rose by any other name...
Comments: This is an excellent sketch and all, but it wouldn't be efficient for actual flight. And how does he plan to move it in any direction but straight up if it does work? I can do better than this...
Comments: Leonardo da Vinci was and still is the most intelligent man in the world that ever lived. It is so amazing how he could skecth of all the ideas he thought of before anybody else could even think about them. I firmly believe that he already knew that his idea of the helicopter was going to be a success, but not for this long. Even though he didn't like evilness, he still came up with the ideas of weapons, which is STUPENDOUS! If he still lived, he would probably be the most famous man in the world. Although he was a scientist, inventor, artist,sculptor, architect, musician, and an engineer, I strongly believe his best talent was his wisdom.
Comments: Leonardo was certainly very talented, although far from alone in the Renaissance among other great engineers, like Brunelleschi and Tacola. His helicopter was derived from a child's toy popular at least 100 years before Leonardo lived. Many of his 'inventions' were actually improvements, or close observations of previously existing machines. His real genius lies in the breadth of his interests and his evident skill as draftsman and painter