Omni February 1986

 

 

ZOMBIE PILLS:
HOW VOODOO CAN BRING
BACK THE "LIVING DEAD"

CELL SEER:
THE MAN WHO CAN READ
THE FUTURE IN YOUR CELLS

 
OMNI1986FebLG

Vol.8 No. 5

Cover Art: Projections of a Journey was painted by artist Stanislaw Fernandes. The humanoid ponders a Zen-like concept. We all embark on the same life path, but as we proceed, we interpret our personal experiences in a myriad of ways.


Editor in Chief & Design Director: Bob Guccione

President.: Kathy Keeton
Editor: Gurney Williams III
Graphics Director: Frank Devino
Managing Editor: Paul Hilts
Art Director: Amy Seissler

 
Contents / Articles

First Word (pg 10)
Opinion
by Freeman Dyson

Omnibus (pg 12)
Contributors

Communications (pg 14)
Correspondence

Forum (pg 16)
Dialogue

Earth (pg 20)
Environment
by Jim Nollman

Space (pg 22)
Comment
by Randall Black

Life (pg 24)
Anthropology
by Robert Masello

Stars (pg 26)
Astronomy
by Marcia Bartusiak

Continuum (pg 29)
Data Bank

Inside Zombie Magic (pg 38)
Article
by Wade Davis

The Man Who Wasn't There (pg 48)
Fiction
by William Kotzwinkle

The Cell Seer (pg 54)
Article
by Kathleen McAuliffe

Robot Vendor Rex (pg 62)
Fiction
by Robert Sheckley

Great OMNI Treasure Hunt (pg 66)
Prize Panoply

Exploratorium (pg 70)
Pictorial
by Kathleen McAuliffe

Daniel Otte (pg 78)
Interview
by Esther Wanning

Antimatter (pg 85)
UFOs, etc.

Tar Stars (pg 114)
Phenomena
by Hugues Colson

Games (pg 116)
Diversions
by Scot Morris

Last Word (pg 118)
Humor
by Terry Runte