Omni January 1989

 

 

MEMO
TO:THE PRESIDENT
FROM:G. GORDON LIDDY
SUBJECT: NEAR FUTURE POTENTIAL FOR MASSIVE TERRORISM ON U.S. SOIL

HIGH-TECH RESCUE OF
ENDANGERED SPECIES

RAY BRADBURY, ISAAC ASIMOV,
ROBIN COOK, ET AL.
PREDICT THE WORLD OF 1999

 
OMNI1989JanLG

Vol.11 No. 4

Cover Art: The earth's welfare rests on the survival of all species. The Bear, an oil painting by Spanish artist Gervasio Gallardo, depicts the integral relationship between one of the world's wildest creatures and its environment.


Editor in Chief & Design Director: Bob Guccione

President.: Kathy Keeton
Editor: Patrice Adcroft
Graphics Director: Frank Devino
Managing Editor: Steve Fox
Art Director: Dwayne Flinchum

 
Contents / Articles

First Word (pg 8)
The Economy and the Ecosystem
by Herman R. Daly

Omnibus (pg 14)
Data Bank

Communications (pg 18)
Correspondence

Forum (pg 22)
Past and Present Futures: Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov,
Robin Cook, and Others Predict the World of 1999
by Edward Bryant

Space (pg 26)
NASA: The Next Generation
by Alcestis R. Oberg

Explorations (pg 31)
The Problems of Protecting
Native American Pueblos
by Douglas Preston

Continuum (pg 33)
Science and Childhood Curiosity, etc.

Rules of the Game (pg 42)
Terrorists in America: An Insider's Memo
to the President
by G. Gordon Liddy

Ark De Triomphe (pg 48)
Endangered Species and the Future
of the Planet
by Cathy Spencer

Garden of Earthy Delights (pg 60)
Pictorial: Industrious Insects
by Jane Bosveld

Interview (pg 66)
Molecular Engineer Eric Drexler:
Manipulating Nature Atom by Atom
by Ed Regis

Antimatter (pg 73)
The Missing Pilot, etc.

Star Tech (pg 88)
Kit-assembled Gyroplanes, Electric-motor Minicars,
and Other Tools for the Year 2000
by Judy Feldman

The Great OMNI Treasure Hunt (pg 90)
Contest Preview

Games (pg 94)
Interactive Sports Exhibit, plus the What's-It Quiz
by Robert Brody and Scot Morris

The Gulag on the Rue Des Grandes Augustins (pg 96)
Fiction
by Gregg Keizer

Last Word (pg 110)
Humor: Prehistoric Innovations
by Mitch Coleman and Dave Jaffe