Every week, a friend and I read a seminal paper and discuss it. There are so many pieces of writing that become part of our culture - we reference them, but how many people know what they actually say?

7/8/2018 - THE ACTUAL CONTENT OF QUANTUM THEORETICAL KINEMATICS AND MECHANICS. Heisenberg.

7/1/2018 - The Present Situation in Quantum Mechanics. Erwin Schrodinger

6/24/2018 - The Faculty of Language: What Is It, Who Has It, and How Did It Evolve? Hauser and Chomsky

6/7/2018 - “Relative State” Formulation of Quantum Mechanics. HUGH EVERETT) III)

5/31/2018 - Unskilled and Unaware of It: How Difficulties in Recognizing One’s Own Incompetence Lead to Inflated Self-Assessments Justin Kruger and David Dunning

5/13/2018 - Particle Creation by Black Holes S.W. Hawking

5/7/2018 - Neocortex size as a constraint on group size in primates. R.I.M Dunbar.

4/29/2018 - Cramming More Components onto Integrated Circuits. Gordon Moore

4/22/2018 - V. Experimental researches in electricity Michael Faraday, F. R. S., M. R. I. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. 1832 122, 125-162, published 1 January 1832

4/15/2018 - John von Neumann COLLECTED WORKS Volume v DESIGN OF COMPUTERS, THEORY OF AUTOMATA AND NUMERICAL ANALYSIS

4/8/2018 - A Theory of Human Motivation A. H. Maslow (1943)

4/1/2018 - A Programmable Dual-RNA–Guided DNA Endonuclease in Adaptive Bacterial Immunity. ie. CRISPR.

3/18/2018 - The Synthesis of Ammonia from its Elements. Fritz Haber

3/11/2018 - Science as Falsification. Karl Popper

2/25/2018 - An Example of Statistical Investigation of the Text Eugene Onegin Concerning the Connection of Samples in Chains. A.A. Markov 1913

2/17/2018 - A t

2/11/2018 - Separation of Ownership and Control. Fama et. al. 1983 NOTE: if you or someone you know can explain why this paper is heavily cited, let me know.

2/4/2018 - Intro to Material Science - NOTE: If you have a good seminal paper in material science, let me know.

1/27/2018 - EQUILIBRIUM POINTS IN N-PERSON GAMES

1/20/2018 - Flocks, Herds, and Schools: A Distributed Behavioral Model

1/13/2018 - On the Relationship between the Second Fundamental Theorem of the Mechanical Theory of Heat and Probability Calculations Regarding theConditions for Thermal Equilibrium

1/7/2018 - Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren

12/30/2017 - ON COMPUTABLE NUMBERS, WITH AN APPLICATION TO THE ENTSCHEIDUNGSPROBLEM By Turing

12/23/2017 - Marie Curie Radiation Paper

12/16/2017 - Schmidhuber Original LSTM Paper

12/10/2017 - Theory of Interstellar Trade by Paul Krugman

12/3/2017 - Original Hubble Paper on Expanding Universe

11/26/2017 - Original Black Hole Paper

11/19/2017 - The Role of Monetary Policy

11/12/2017 - Prospect Theory

10/29/2017 - Germ Theory

10/22/2017 - Man Computer Symbiosis

10/15/2017 - Ethereum Paper

10/8/2017 - Pauli’s Proposal of the Neutrino

10/1/2017 - Bitcoin Paper

9/16/2017 - Millgram Experiment

9/2/2017 - Deep Q-learning Paper

8/26/2017 - Noether’s Theorem

8/20/2017 - Parabiosis

8/12/2017 - Black-Scholes

8/5/2017 - Goedel’s Incompleteness Theorem

7/30/2017 - Kolmogorov Complexity

7/15/2017 - 1987 Place Cell Paper

7/9/2017 - Einstein 1905

7/1/2017 - McCullough and Pitts

6/24/2017 - Shannon’s Mathematical Theory of Communication