Omni January 1984

 

 

COMPUTERS THAT CAN FILM INSANITY

VIDEO SUPERGAMES

THE WORST SCIENTIFIC
ACHIEVEMENTS OF 1983

SECRET MANTRAS

 
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Vol.6 No. 4

Cover Art: Freelance illustrator Tim White created Ring Around the Sun, a high-tech vision of intrigue and espionage. A tiny, armored emissary of Silicon Valley patrols the hardwood floors - observing, listening, storing, and transmitting the secrets of the spheres. But to Whom?

 
Contents / Articles

First Word
Opinion
by T.A. Heppenheimer

Omnibus
Contributors

Communications
Correspondence

Forum
Dialogue

Earth
Environment
by Bill Lawren

Rope Tricks in Outer Space
Space
by James E. Oberg

Artificial Intelligence
Computers
by Owen Davies

Technology
The Arts
by Janel Bladow

Mind
Behavior
by Richard Wolkomir

Continuum
Data Bank

Smell Lab
Article
by Joel Davies

Worst Scientific Achievements
Pictorial

Video Worlds
Article
by Phil Wiswell

Quest for a Cancer Vaccine
Interview
by Anthony Liversidge

Variation on a Man
Fiction
by Pat Cadigan

The Dance of Death
Pictorial
by Michel Henricot

Morning Child
Fiction
by Gardner Dozois

Filming Insanity
Article
by Douglas Starr

Antimatter
UFO's, etc

Credits

Death in the Sea
Phenomena
by Jeff Rotman

Secret Mantras
Games
by Scot Morris

Last Word
Humor
by Randy Cohen