Great Minds of the Renaissance
The renaissance was a cultural movement which saw a flowering of education, literature, art and sciences. The renaissance saw an inflow of new ideas and new practises, and left a profound cultural legacy. The great minds who helped this movement make its mark were the incredible artists of Leonardo Da Vinci, Michelangelo;; then you have the remarkable scientists Galileo and Nicholas Copernicus who were both also astronomers of their time. This was also a great era of English Literature which Christopher Marlowe and William Shakespeare had a big part in. These great people with incredible minds created an era of beautiful art, invention, and new philosophy. Leonardo Da Vinci was most known for his art and his painting of The Mona Lisa on the other side he was also a scientist, inventor, sculptor, mathematician, geologist and many more he was a genius of his time. Still he is most known for all his artworks that he produced that were beyond magnificent such as The Last Supper, Virgin of the Rocks, Annunciation, and The Baptism of Christ. Then you have his great works on philosophy, Leonardos well known Vitruvian Man also Leonardo's anatomical drawings include many studies of the human skeleton and its parts, and studies muscles and sinews. He studied the mechanical functions of the skeleton and the muscular forces that are applied to it in a manner that prefigured the modern science of biomechanics. He drew the heart and vascular system, the sex organs and other internal organs, making one of the first scientific drawings of a fetus in utero The drawings and notation are far ahead of their time, and if published, would undoubtedly have...
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