Marcus Brooks

6 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | @MarcusBrook2015 | Keep up with Marcus Brooks on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Marcus Brooks”

Design 101: 18 Pieces Of Advice From Top Interior Designers

It's great to be able to turn to the experts for decorating advice. But at the end of the day, even for them, your design aesthetic is all about you.<p>Here are our favorite interior designers who know their stuff. They make a living putting together the most beautiful homes, and their best advice …

Home Decorating

Photos by Samantha Cristoforetti, Italy’s First Female Astronaut

Back in 2009, Samantha Cristoforetti was selected by the European Space Agency to become Italy’s first female astronaut. She went on to spend 200 …

Pop-Up Balcony: Attic Window Transforms into Outdoor Space

Attics and upper-floor spaces with angled roofs can feel stuffy and constricting, often cut off from both daylight and fresh air. Instead of …

Outdoor Spaces

Go home, lamp, you’re drunk.

This elegant and playful upcycling project was made possible by using one glass bottle and one piece of wood! To create the illusion of the lean, the …

Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …