Omni March 1988

 

 

 

BREAKTHROUGH:
THE CHEMISTY OF SELF-HEALING

THE MYSTERIES OF NIKOLA TESLA

 
OMNImar1988LG
Vol.10 No. 6
 
Cover Art: On this month's cover, Japanese illustrator Tsuneo Sanda's Disturbance of Privacy, an omniscient eye breaches from the cosmos, sending shards of clouds and sky splintering into the quiet biosphere below.
Editor in Chief & Design Director: Bob Guccione

President.: Kathy Keeton
Editor: Patrice Adcroft
Graphics Director: Frank Devino
Editor at Large: Dick Teresi
Managing Editor: Steve Fox
Art Director: Dwayne Flinchum
 
Contents / Articles

First Word (pg 8)
Opinion
by J.Z. Knight

Omnibus (pg 12)
Data Bank

Communications (pg 16)
Correspondence

Forum (pg 18)
Creative Contraptions: Results of Competition #43

Stars (pg 20)
The Man-Made Star
by Doug Stewart

Space (pg 22)
Readers' Poll: The People's Space Program
by Jerry Grey and Doug Colligan

Books (pg 24)
Superman at 50
by Lisa Ballner-Bear

Continuum (pg 27)
The Most Mysterious Number, etc

The Chemistry of Self-Healing (pg 36)
Helping the Body Repair itself
by Carol Kahn

The Robot and The One You Love (pg 42)
Fiction
by Torn Maddox

As the Whorl Turns (pg 54)
Spirals: A Pictorial With A Twist
by Nina Guccione

Rediscovering Tesla (pg 64)
The Eccentricity and Inventiveness
of an Unappreciated Genius
by Bill Lawren

Interview (pg 70)
Rita Levi-Montalcini
by Anthony Liversidge

The Looking-Glass Man (pg 76)
Fiction
by Garry Kilworth

Antimatter (pg 91)
Biblical UFO's, etc.

Artificial Intelligence (pg 106)
Online Anarchy
by Fred Hapgood

Star Tech (pg 113)
Computer Songwriting, Electronic Calendars,
and Other Tools for the Year 2000

Games (pg 118)
High Tech Gambling
by Scot Morris

Last Word (pg 120)
Humor: Einstein's Mane
by Ron Hauge