Omni October 1985

 

 

SPECIAL 7TH ANNIVERSARY ISSUE

EDUCATION AND THE FUTURE MIND
77 SCHOOLS OF THE FUTURE
THE POWER OF A NEWBORN BRAIN
SEYMOUR PAPERT AND THE TEACHING TURTLE

FREE:
PULL-OUT POSTER-MAP OF THE MILESTONES AND MYSTERIES OF AMERICAN SCIENCE

THE GREAT UFO CONTEST
ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS THINK LIKE AN ALIEN

 
OMNI1985OctLG

Vol.8 No. 1

Cover Art: Advertising photographer Michel Tcherevkoff designed this cover for AT&T to represent the creative process in the Information Age. Bright balls of disparate data fall into an open mind and are converted into beams of ideas.

 
Contents / Articles

First Word
Opionion
by Kathy Keeton

Omnibus
Contributors

Communications
Correspondence

Earth
Environment
by T.A. Heppenheimer

Life
Anthropology
by Maureen O'Hara

Space
Comment
by Owen Davies

Explorations
Travel
by Bill Lawren

Stars
Astronomy
by Owen Davies

Books
The Arts
by Issac Asimov

Continuum
Data Bank



Eduction and the Future Mind

Forum
Dialogue

Mind
Behavior
by Benjamin J. Spock

77 Schools of the Future
Article
by Richard Wolkomir

The Power of a Newborn Brain
Article
by Kathleen McAuliffe

Seymour Papert and the Teaching Turtle
Interview
by Ron Schultz

Hard Science
Article
by Judith Hooper



QuickTime
Fiction
by Harlan Ellison

Behind the Lines
Pictorial
by Kathleen Stein

Under Siege
Fiction
by George R.R. Martin

Omni America
Pull-out map of milestones and mysteries, UFO contest

Retro Spectacle
Pictorial
by Gerard Pomeroy

Veteran Space Prophet
Quiz
by Robert Weil and Peter Tyson

Antimatter
UFO's, etc.

Sutured Shell
Phenomena
by Thomas A. Wiewandt

Games
Diversions
by Scot Morris

Last Word
Humor
by Gahan Wilson