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Who was Leonardo da Vinci?
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He had a keen eye and quick mind that led him to make important scientific
discoveries, yet he never published his ideas.
He was a gentle vegetarian who loved animals and despised war, yet he worked
as a military engineer to invent advanced and deadly weapons.
He was one of the greatest painters of the Italian Renaissance, yet he
left only a handful of completed paintings.
Explore this site and learn about this fascinating scientist, inventor,
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