CogDaily's best posts of the year?

Here are the four posts that I selected to nominate for Open Laboratory 2008, the collection of the best science blog posts of the year:

Disagree with my choices? You can nominate one yourself, here. But remember that the post has to work in book form (with some adaptation). I had to pass over some great posts because they included videos or other interactive elements.

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