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Heroes of Invention – Leonardo Da Vinci

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 13 June 2013

Gemma gives the Listeners a close up look at the ever impressible Leonardo Da Vinci.
Listeners will learn about his vast array of accomplishments and are inspired to enquire and solve as he did.

In the story today, Leroy Jones is a boy who’s desperate to fly. The long years before he’s old enough to fly a hang-glider are just too long. He researches, ponders and one day dreams of a time when he meets his hero, Leonardo Da Vinci.

  • Heroes of Invention – Leonardo Da Vinci

    Heroes of Invention – Leonardo Da Vinci



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