Omni March 1986

 

 

PREDICTING THE FUTURE
OF PROFESSIONAL SPORTS

ANIMAL INTOXICATION:
A STUDY IN THE NATURAL AND
NONABUSIVE USE OF DRUGS

DR. CHRISTIAN BARNARD
ON
LIFE EXTENSION

MIND CURES

IWASAKI: MASTER OF SPACE ART

COMMUNICATING WITH ALIENS
THROUGH MATH

 
OMNI1986MarLG

Vol.8 No. 6

Cover Art: Kazuaki Iwasaki, Japan's only master of space art, has a passion for scientific accuracy. He observes the solar system through reflecting telescopes he has personally designed. In this photo a futuristic, nuclear-powered craft probes deep space.


Editor in Chief & Design Director: Bob Guccione

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

 
Contents / Articles

First Word (pg 6)
Opinion
by Dr. Christian Barnard

Omnibus (pg 10)
Contributors

Communications (pg 14)
Correspondence

Forum (pg 16)
Dialogue

Space (pg 18)
Comment
by Edward Regis, Jr.

Body (pg 20)
Health
by Bill Lawren

Mind (pg 22)
Behavior
by Beth Kirsch

Stars (pg 24)
Astronomy
by Steve Nadis

Breakthroughs (pg 26)
Technology
by Tim Onosko

Continuum (pg 29)
Data Bank

The Teams of 2000 (pg 38)
Quiz
by Robert Weil and Steve Fox

Sarah Runs the Weasel (pg 44)
Fiction
by Walter Jon Williams

Mind Cures (pg 50)
Article
by Steven E. Locke, M.D. and Douglas Colligan

Micro Bonescapes (pg 56)
Pictorial
by Brian McKernan

D. Carleton Gajdusek (pg 62)
Interview
by Bill Moseley

Jungle Revelers (pg 70)
Article
by Ronald K. Siegel

Celestial Diary (pg 76)
Pictorial
by Owen Davies

Antimatter (pg 85)
UFOs, etc.

Games (pg 110)
Diversions
by Scot Morris

Mirror, Mirror (pg 116)
Phenomena
by Dick Luria

Last Word (pg 118)
Humor
by Mitch Coleman