The largest bronze-age building complex of ancient Crete was probably the centre of Minoan civilisation.
The masterpieces of ancient Greek potters are important archaeological artefacts.
The emergency landing of the pilot appears in the frame story of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry´s most famous novel, The Little Prince.
The Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology were as diverse as humans.
Hippocrates, head of the medical school on the Greek island of Kos, is considered the 'Father of Medicine'.
A medieval glider constructed by Abbas Ibn Firnas.
The animation offers a summary of the history of aviation from the Middle Ages.
Hans Christian Andersen´s legendary character comes to life in a diorama.
Visit the workshop of the Renaissance polymath and his most influential inventions and works of art.
The German engineer Otto Lilienthal was the first person to make successful flights with a glider designed by himself.
According to Homer’s epic, Odysseus’ Stratagem caused the loss of Troy.
Leonardo based the design of the flapping wing on birds' wings and a faulty hypothesis.
The aim of this extraordinarily complex study was to mimic the different phases of the flight of birds.
The mechanical wing is one of the masterpieces among Leonardo's sketches related to aviation.