Omni June 1980

 

 

 

ELECTRIC MINDS, METAL HANDS:
BLUEPRINT FOR A BIONIC SOCIETY

CHARLES BERLITZ:
THE UFO CONTROVERSY IN FRANCE

THE UNIQUE YOU:
WHY NO TWO OF US ARE ALIKE

STANISLAW LEM:
A NEW NOVEL FROM EUROPE'S BEST-KNOWN SF AUTHOR

SILICON SCHOLARS:
BY ARTHUR C. CLARKE

NEIL ARMSTRONG:
SURFING IN SPACE

HARRISON SCHMITT:
THE MOON-WALKER ON WASHINGTON'S NEED TO EMPHASIZE SCIENCE

PHOTO EXCLUSIVE:
ORBITING EYES REVEAL EARTH'S BEAUTY FROM OUTER SPACE

 
 
Contents / Articles

First Word - Opinion Ben Bova
Communications - Correspondence
Forum - Dialogue
Earth - Environment Kenneth Brower
Life - Biomedicine Bernard Dixon
Space - Comment John Gribbin
Mind - Behavior Renee Fuller
Music / Film - The Arts
UFO Update - Report Charles Berlitz
Continuum - Data Bank
Telepresence - Article Marvin Minsky
Return From The Stars - Fiction Stanislaw Lem
The Unique You - Article Richard Hutton and Zsolt Harsanyi
Earth Scans - Pictoral Charles Sheffield
Electronic Tutors - Article Arthur C. Clarke
Harrison Schmitt - Interview Daniel S. Greenberg
Orders Of Magnitude - Pictoral Robert Sheckley
Marchianna - Fiction Kevin O'Donnell, Jr.
People - Names and Faces Dick Teresi
Innovations - New Products
Explorations - Travel Kurt R. Stehling
Stars - Astronomy Mark R. Chartrand III
Dew Optics - Phenomena Hans Pfletschinger
Games - Diversions Scot Morris
Last Word - Opinion Norman Spinrad