EX MACHINA for Kids: Attack & Defence: Leonardo da Vinci’s Military Designs
The artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci dedicated his wealth of ideas in the course of his work to the military, amongst others, and also designed rapid fire guns, in addition to plans for fortifications and catapults as well as streamlined projectiles.
What significance do chemical processes have for life? What are the particularities of blood? The diverse questions that have driven knowledge creators in the biochemical laboratory in the former castle kitchen are conveyed in this guided tour, thereby also using historical laboratory equipment.
During the short guided tour through the castle rooms and to the viewing platforms, the meaning of this place for the history of the town and the state as well as the scientific history becomes apparent.
The topic of this guided tour is the history of money from the barter to the money in kind, goods or utility money all the way to the invention of the coin about 2500 years ago in India, China and the Aegean.