Omni December 1982

 

 

 

MICROMACHINES: THE TECHNOLOGY OF TININESS

A NEW LOOK AT BLACK AND WHITE HOLES, WORMHOLES, AND HYPERSPACE

YALE PROFESSOR TELLS WHY EINSTEIN IS OVERRATED

20 BEST GAMES OF THE YEAR

PLUS: TV FOR THE BLIND, SUPER TERMITES, LIVING, BATTERIES, UFO ROBOTS, DREAM TELEPATHY, AND WOMEN WHO RAPE MEN

 
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Cover Art: Kansas City photographer Michael Radencich created this picture as an allegorical artifact. A light tunnel hangs over dark mountains of uncertainty and signifies the awesome power of cybernetics. The raised hand of Destiny carries a townscape.
 
Contents / Articles

First Word
Opinion
by Kathy Keeton

Omnibus
Contributors

Communications
Correspondence

Forum
Dialogue

Earth
Environment
by Madeleine Lebwohl

Life
Biomedicine
by Own Davies

Space
Comment
by T.A. Heppenheimer

Mind
Behavior
by Joel Davis

Women who Rape Men
The Body
by Albert Rosenfeld

Film
The Arts by Brian McKernan

Fantasy
The Arts by Janel Bladow

Books
The Arts by Charles Platt

Breakthroughs
Technology
by Michael Edelhart

Continuum
Male Pill, Parachuting Burgers & Bacterial Jeans

Fear and Fertility in Las Vegas
The Article
by Robert Weil

Micromachines
The Article
by Michael Shore

Returning Home
Fiction
by Ian Watson

Demons and Heroes
Pictorial
by Robert Sheckley

Why Einstein is overrated
Interview
by Anthony Liversidge

Black Holes and Hyperspace
Article
by Marcia Bartusiak

Seeds of Future Eden
Pictorial
by Marcia Bartusiak

Fiberopolis
Article
by Jeff Hecht

The Changed Man and the King of Words
Fiction
by Orson Scott Card

Antimatter
UFO Robots, Dream Telepathy, etc.

Lunar Habitats
Articleby Julian Loewe

Stars
Astronomy
by Owen Davies

Explorations
Travel
by Al Furst

20 Best Games of 1982
Games by Scot Morris

Sunburst
Phenomena
by Pete Turner

Last Word
Humor
by Daniel S. Greenberg