Links I liked

1. One of the best blog posts I read in 2008

2. When 15MB hard drives cost $2500

3. Build your own refugee camp in 8 easy steps

4. Penguin’s favorite book designs of 2008 and Robot 6’s 25 best comic book covers (via MoLT)

5. Top 500 worst passwords

6. Science fact A: you can heat water to 400 degrees

7. Science fact B: all of the gold humans have found in the last 4000 years would fill about a third of the Washington Monument, and all of the platinum would fit in my parents living room.

(Science facts brought to you by Post-Conflicted)