Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex on the Flight of Birds

Images of Codex pages courtesy Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Activities and Tourism; Regional Administration for the Cultural Heritage of the Piemonte; Biblioteca Reale, Turin, Italy. (Ministero dei beni e delle attività culturali e del turismo - Direzione regionale per i beni culturali e paesaggistici del Piemonte - Biblioteca Reale di Torino.) Unofficial English translation prepared by Culturando and Smithsonian Institution.

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"Leonardo's Flight" describes the content and history of this historically prescient Leonardo da Vinci notebook about flight. Courtesy of Silvia Rosa Brusin, RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana