Omni November 1985

 

 

HOW TO PREVENT AIDS p76

DESIGNER GENES:
MADE-TO-ORDER ANIMALS p56

STONES THAT SPEAK TO THE FUTURE p62

THE WORLD'S BEST/WORST PUNS p128

 
OMNI1985NovLG

Vol.8 No. 2

Cover Art: Photo illustrator Steven Hunt designed Exploring a Window for a corporate client to represent states of being. The blue sphere is caught inside the box, a closed universe. The red sphere begins to emerge; the yellow transcends its limits.

 
Contents / Articles

First Word
Opionion
by Timothy Ferris

Omnibus
Contributors

Communications
Correspondence

Forum
Dialogue

Earth
Environment
by Rick Boling

Mind
Behavior
by Leah Wallach

Explorations
Travel
by Jane Bosveld

Body
Health
by Sherry Baker

Life
Anthropology
by Steven Schwartz

Space
Comment
by Owen Davies

Stars
Astronomy
by Sheridan Simon

Continuum
Data Bank

The Artronauts
Article
by Phoebe Hoban

Snow
Fiction
by John Crowley

Designer Genes: Made-to-Order Animals
Article
by Bill Lawren

Stones that Speak to the Future
Article
by Carole Douglis

A New Leaf
Pictorial
by Sandra Sinclair

How to Prevent Aids
Interview: Mathlide Krim
by Bill Lawren

The Most Profound Caress
Fiction
by Julio Cortazar

Antimatter
UFO's, etc.

Competition
Future Etiquette
by Scot Morris

Light Painting
Phenomena
by Eric J. Pittman

The World's Best/Worst Puns
Games
by Scot Morris

Last Word
Humor
by John Ficarra