Omni September 1986

 

 

SPECIAL REPORT
THE SOVIETS' SPACE STATION

ARTHUR C. CLARKE:
BEYOND 2010
PLUS
MARVIN MITCHELSON, F. LEE BAILEY,
MELVIN BELLI, AND WILLIAM KUNSTLER ON
HIGH-TECH CRIME

DAVID STOCKMAN
FUTURE FINANCE, SPACE AND THE
POLITICAL ROLE OF CORPORATIONS

 
OMNI1986SeptLG

Vol.8 No. 12

Cover Art: Michel Tcherevkoff, one of New York's formost advertising photographers, designed this month's cover for Harper & Shuman, a software company. The artist shows the architect's mind at work - a brilliant sun rises over a cityscape that exists only on blueprints.

 
Contents / Articles

Humans and Machines
First Word
by Marvin Minsky

Omnibus
Contributors

Communications
Correspondence

Forum
Chernobyl Disaster

Space
Shuttle Alternatives
by Randall Black

Books
Automatic Writing
by Kevin McKinney

Life
Creating Aliens
by Erik Larson

Stars
Nonconformist Star
by Richard Wolkomir

The Fifth Force
Continuum



Arthur C. Clarke's Brave New Tales of 2019

Introduction
Collaborating with Arthur C. Clarke
by Dick Teresi

House Arrest
Computerized Homes

The Law in 2019
Kunstler Bailey, Mitchelson and Belli on Technocriminals

Tech Trek
Future Transportation



Listening to Brahms
Fiction
by Suzy McKee Charnas

Cyber City
Parisian Museum
by Douglas Colligan

Life in Orbit
Soviet Master Plan
by Andrew Chaikin

David Stockman
Interview
by Peter Manso

Deathscapes
The Art of Giger
by Robert Masello

UFO's and Near-Death ExperiencesAntimatter
Antimatter

Chambered Nautilus
Phenomena
by Chip Clark

Games
Found Art and Treasure Hunt Results
by Scot Morris

Last Word
The Wrong Stuff
by Terry Runte