Tiss hosts an episode that asks:
Did Leonardo Da Vinci hide secrets in his paintings?
Did he invent a horse-controlled tank?
Was he abducted by aliens?
– Listen and find out…
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We played sections from the following videos on this episode,
click the links to view them in their entirety on YouTube –

Da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man of math – James Earle

Evidence of UFOs in Renaissance paintings

Brilliant Hidden Messages – Leonardo Da Vinci’s “The Last Supper”

Does ‘The Last Supper’ Really Have a Hidden Meaning?

We also played some clips from 2 different episodes of Ancient Aliens, which you can currently view in their entirety on Dailymotion through the following links:

Ancient Aliens S04 E08 The Da Vinci Conspiracy

Ancient Aliens – Season 13 Episode 2 – Da Vinci’s Forbidden Codes


Works by Da Vinci mentioned on the episode –

The Vitruvian Man

Mona Lisa

Virgin Of The Rocks

The Last Supper

The Grotesques (here are a couple of examples, but there are many more)


Da Vinci’s Tank

Media Mentions

Rogue One (a flaw in the system)
The Empire Strikes Back (mystery cave)

Futurama – S06E05 ‘The Duh-Vinci Code’
Family Guy – S09E16 ‘The Big Bang Theory’
Black Books – S01E01 ‘Cooking The Books’ (book of calm)
Rick and Morty – S01E08 ‘Rixty Minutes’ (Interdimensional Cable)

Video Games:
Assassin’s Creed 2

Outro music this week was ‘05:36’, by Ratljost
Thanks James! – Check out his Soundcloud page here – https://soundcloud.com/ratljost