Omni August 1987

 

 

THE SKY IS FALLING:

A DEADLY HOLE IN THE OZONE LAYER

DESIGNER PROTEINS:

MIRACLE CURES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

NEW PERILS OF LIFE IN ZERO G

WHEN GALAXIES COLLIDE

LISTENING FOR ALIENS

 
OMNI1987AugLG
Vol.9 No. 11
 
Cover Art: Salt Lake City-based artist Steven Hunt composed this photographic illustration to depict the contrasts in nature's relationship. This atmosphere is life-giving and protective, the vastness of dry earth and vibrant fire dominated by the Cloud Cube.
 
Contents / Articles

First Word
Philosophyy for the Next Century
by Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Omnibus
Camp Omni

Communications
Correspondence

Forum
Media Lab
by Stewart Brand

Space
Perils in Zero G
by Alcestis Oberg

Body
Death by Stress?
by Gary Hanauer

Stars
When Galaxies Collide
by Steve Nadis

Continuum
Listening for Aliens, etc

Watch This Space
Soaring into Antarctica's Ozone Hole
by Ellen Ruppel Shell

Stardust
Fiction
by Harvey Jacobs

Body Doubles
Protein Miracle Drugs
by Jeffrey Kluger

Silicosms
Pictorial: Simulated Hypersonic Space Planes
by Ron Schultz

Claude Shannon
Interview: Father of the Electronic Information Age
by Anthony Liversidge

Patterns
Fiction by Pat Cadigan

Omni Alaphabestiary
Pictorial: The Ultimate Alphabet
by Mike Wilks

Antimatter
Adolescent UFO Fantasies, etc.

Earth
Surrogate Condors
by Cherri Senders

Star Tech
Talking Machines and Other Tools for
the Twenty-first Century

Games
Reader Originals
by Scott Morris

Last Word
Humor: Postnuclear Culture
by Terry Runte