Omni March 1983

 

 

CRIME BY COMPUTER

RICHARD LEAKEY'S TIME MACHINE

THE CHEMISTY OF SOUL

NEW NOVEL FROM ANTHONY
"CLOCKWORK ORANGE" BURGESS

SPACESHIP
AMANDA

 
OMNI1983MarLG

Vol.5 No. 6

Cover Art: Paul Lehr, a sculptor and science-fiction illustrator, originally created The Power of Blackness for a book cover. An aura of evil pervades the atmosphere. One wonders what dreadful cargo is being removed from the structure that watches over the workers.


Editor in Chief & Design Director: Bob Guccione

President: Kathy Keeton
Executive Editor: Dick Teresi
Art Director: Elizabeth Woodson

 
Contents / Articles

First Word (pg 6)
Opinion
by Robert W. Prehoda

Omnibus (pg 10)
Contributors

Communications (pg 12)
Correspondence

Forum (pg 14)
Dialogue

Earth (pg 16)
Environment
by Phoebe Hoban

Space (pg 18)
Comment
by Thomas Karas

Life (pg 22)
Biomedicine
by Doug Garr

Mind (pg 24)
Behavior
by Barbara Ford

The Body (pg 26)
Health
by Patrice G. Adcroft

Books (pg 30)
The Arts
by John Clute

Photography (pg 32)
The Arts
by Esther Wanning

Artificial Intelligence (pg 38)
Computers
by Owen Davies

Breakthroughs (pg 40)
Technology
by Owen Davies

Continuum (pg 43)
Data Bank

Crime by Computer (pg 52)
Article
by Peter Ognibene

The Last Child into the Mountain (pg 62)
Fiction
by Michael Bishop and Lee Ellis

Solar Seekers (pg 68)
Pictorial
by Marcia Bartusiak

The Chemistry of Soul (pg 72)
Article
by Judith Hooper

The End of the World News (pg 84)
Fiction
by Anthony Burgess

Richard Leakey's Time Machine (pg 94)
Interview
by Helen E. Fisher

Spaceship Armada (pg 106)
Pictorial
by Dava Sobel

Antimatter (pg 115)
UFOs, etc.

Superthreads (pg 124)
Article
by Phoebe Hoban and Marjorie Costello

The Shirt's Tale, The Shorts' Story (pg 132)
Fiction
by Thomas M. Disch

Explorations (pg 140)
Travel
by Anthony Wolff

Butterfly Wing (pg 156)
Phenomena
by Dennis McFarland

Stars (pg 158)
Astronomy
by Andew Chaikin

Games (pg 160)
Diversions
by Scot Morris

Last Word (pg 162)
Humor
by Ted Mann