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 ===== Manus Et Machina ===== ===== Manus Et Machina =====
  
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 === Prelude === === Prelude ===
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   * Attendance   * Attendance
   * "//​Have your books on anatomy bound!//"​ and "//​Such as the mould is, so will the cast be//." Da Vinci.   * "//​Have your books on anatomy bound!//"​ and "//​Such as the mould is, so will the cast be//." Da Vinci.
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 ==== Case-Study presentations ==== ==== Case-Study presentations ====
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-|01|Lascaux Cave |[[:​mm19_sep-03|TUE,​ Sep-03-19]] ​ |Alex  | +|01|Lascaux Cave|[[:​mm19_sep-03|TUE,​ Sep-03-19]] ​ |Alex  | 
-|02|Drawn inventions by Leonardo Da Vinci |[[:​mm19_sep-03|TUE,​ Sep-03-19]] ​ |Xiaohui ​ |+|02|Drawn inventions by Leonardo Da Vinci|[[:​mm19_sep-03|TUE,​ Sep-03-19]] ​ |Xiaohui ​ |
 |03|The NeoLucida ​ |[[:​mm19_sep-03|TUE,​ Sep-03-19]] ​ |Diya  | |03|The NeoLucida ​ |[[:​mm19_sep-03|TUE,​ Sep-03-19]] ​ |Diya  |
  
 +=== Discussion ===
  
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   * The Da Vinci notebooks with its densely covered drawings and notes, calculations and diagrams, are a treasure house of curiosity and creative energy that have inspired readers for centuries. His background in painting, sculpting, set design, costume making, engineering,​ mathematics,​ philosophy, anatomy and nature (botanics, zoology, physics, geography) made him one of the great – if not the greatest – inventors of his time. What do you think is needed today to step into his foot steps? Is it possible at all? What do you need to invent a flying machine today?   * The Da Vinci notebooks with its densely covered drawings and notes, calculations and diagrams, are a treasure house of curiosity and creative energy that have inspired readers for centuries. His background in painting, sculpting, set design, costume making, engineering,​ mathematics,​ philosophy, anatomy and nature (botanics, zoology, physics, geography) made him one of the great – if not the greatest – inventors of his time. What do you think is needed today to step into his foot steps? Is it possible at all? What do you need to invent a flying machine today?
-  * It is said that Da Vinci was of a peaceful sensibility. What do you think drove him to despite his hand into designing the machinery of war?  +  * It is said that Da Vinci was of a peaceful sensibility. What do you think drove him to despite his hand into designing the machinery of war?
  
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 – The Da Vinci Notebooks, Leonardo Da Vinci, Profile Books Ltd, 2005 ([[https://​www.amazon.com/​Vinci-Notebooks-Leonardo/​dp/​1861979878|https://​www.amazon.com/​Vinci-Notebooks-Leonardo/​dp/​1861979878]]) \\ – The Da Vinci Notebooks, Leonardo Da Vinci, Profile Books Ltd, 2005 ([[https://​www.amazon.com/​Vinci-Notebooks-Leonardo/​dp/​1861979878|https://​www.amazon.com/​Vinci-Notebooks-Leonardo/​dp/​1861979878]]) \\
 – 4 examples of DIY airplanes ([[http://​www.popularmechanics.com/​flight/​how-to/​g631/​4-amazing-diy-planes-and-how-to-build-your-own/​|http://​www.popularmechanics.com/​flight/​how-to/​g631/​4-amazing-diy-planes-and-how-to-build-your-own/​]]) \\ – 4 examples of DIY airplanes ([[http://​www.popularmechanics.com/​flight/​how-to/​g631/​4-amazing-diy-planes-and-how-to-build-your-own/​|http://​www.popularmechanics.com/​flight/​how-to/​g631/​4-amazing-diy-planes-and-how-to-build-your-own/​]]) \\
 – [[http://​www.spiegel.de/​fotostrecke/​selbstgemacht-tscheche-baut-sich-ein-eigenes-flugzeug-fotostrecke-140586.html|http://​www.spiegel.de/​fotostrecke/​selbstgemacht-tscheche-baut-sich-ein-eigenes-flugzeug-fotostrecke-140586.html]] – [[http://​www.spiegel.de/​fotostrecke/​selbstgemacht-tscheche-baut-sich-ein-eigenes-flugzeug-fotostrecke-140586.html|http://​www.spiegel.de/​fotostrecke/​selbstgemacht-tscheche-baut-sich-ein-eigenes-flugzeug-fotostrecke-140586.html]]
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