Universal Leonardo is a programme aimed at deepening our understanding of Leonardo da Vinci through a series of European exhibitions (2006), scientific research and web-based resources.


What links the movement of water and the curling of hair? Explore Leonardo's trails to find out...


Fly like a bird, sink like a stone
Can humans fly like birds? Find out why Leonardo got into a flap over flight.


Discover the secrets of the Madonna of the Yarnwinder as revealed by ingenious scientific techniques...