A big chunk of Leonardo da Vinci's notebooks have been digitized and can be viewed online


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Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2017/07/26/a-big-chunk-of-leonardo-da-vin.html


#2

Good news, everyone!


#3

Great content but not new. The digitized Leonardo da Vinci’s notebooks have been online for 10 years.

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Why does it have to be new? Did anyone say it was new?

This is fantastic news to me, don’t care how long ago someone did it. I learned about it just now!


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Wait. What’s going on in the lower right-hand corner of the last page?


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Looks like a hand reaching out to grasp something… related to the device/idea he sketched out, I guess.


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That was my other guess.

Otherwise it could have been the first indication of animation. Predating Galileo’s sunspots.


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