Omni May 1984

 

 

ARTHUR C. CLARKE:
MARS OR BUST!

RIGHTEOUS STUFF:
HOW ASTRONAUTS FIND GOD

JAMES WATSON:
CREATING NEW LIFE FORMS

CHEMICAL SEX AND DESIGNING
YOUR OWN MOLECULES

 
OMNI1984MayLG

Vol.6 No. 8

Cover Art: The woman portrayed in artist Stanislaw Fernandes's TechnoMadonna represents a new-age archetype: the androgynous goddess of artificial intelligence. She is a nearly perfect android - except for the drop on her lip, which is a symbol of the human capacity to err.

 
Contents / Articles

First Word
Opinion
by Bill Perry, Jr.

Omnibus
Contributors

Communications
Correspondence

Forum
Dialogue

Mind
Behavior
by Patrick Huyghe

Earth
Environment
by J. Richard Greenwell

Life
Biomedicine
by Peter J. Ognibene

Designing Your Own Molecules
Artificial Intelligence
by Anthony Liversidge

Continuum
Data Bank

Righteous Stuff: How Astronauts Find God
Article
by James Gorman

Dixie's New Wave
Article
by Robert Weil

My Rose and My Glove
Fiction
by Harvey Jacobs

The Lesser Light
Pictorial
by Frank Buck

Transit of Earth: Mars or Bust
Fiction
by Arthur C. Clarke

James D. Watson: Creating New Life
Interview
by Anthoney Liversidge

Hooked on Love: Cheimcal Sex
Article
by Ruth Winter and Kathleen McAuliffe

Antimatter
UFO's, etc

Credits

Crustacean Camouflage
Phenomena
by Pete Carmichael

Games
Diversions
by Scot Morris

Last Word
Humor
by Mark R. Frank