Link About It: This Week’s Picks

The origin story of Monopoly, an advanced map of Mars and a new reason to avoid going out in our weekly look at the web

1. How Income Inequality Led to the Creation of Monopoly While Monopoly may be the world’s best-known board game, the story behind its creation has long been shrouded in mystery—until now. A man named Charles Darrow is usually the one credited as the game’s inventor, but as it turns out, a typist named Lizzie Magie originally came up with Monopoly as a way to teach …

Animated Recipe: Cauliflower Alfredo

GIFs guide you to this guilt-free treat that's packed with antioxidants and vitamin C

Enjoy this guilt-free alfredo: it’s low in fat, high in fiber, paleo and vegan. Cauliflower is a great source of vitamin C, antioxidants and phytonutrients. Serve it over your favorite veggies, pasta or rice. Ingredients: 6 cups cauliflower florets (roughly one large head cauliflower) 1 head garlic 1 cup almond milk ¾ cup water 3 tablespoons olive oil 3 tablespoons nutritional yeast 3 tablespoons miso …