pioneers of flight

leanardo da vinci

leonardo da vinci

Leonardo da Vinci was born april 15,1452 in vinci,italy and died may 2,1519 in amboise,france . he was a scientice,artist,mathematician, inventor and writer. his full name is Leonardo di ser Piero da Vincihe. he left behind more than 6,000 journal pages filled with his personal musings, grocery lists and bawdy jokes. He also detailed his sources of inspiration, his desire for lasting fame and his deeply felt heartaches.he also wrote alot in mirror writing .

the flying machine

Da Vinci seemed truly excited by the possibility of people flying through the skies like birds. One of da Vinci’s most famous inventionsis the flying machine he also called it ornithopter . The design for this inventionwas inspired by the flight of winged animals . da Vinci hoped to replicate bats, kites and birds and it helped him with his envention.