Omni July 1989

 

 

FREE FOLDOUT LUNAR
CALENDAR INSIDE

APOLLO THE DARK SIDE:
20 YEARS LATER THE
ASTRONAUTS SPEAK OUT


NORMAN MAILER:
REFLECTIONS ON SPACE

 
OMNI1989JulyLG

Vol.11 No. 10

Cover Art: Painted by veteran astronaut Alan Bean, An American Success Story depicts fellow Apollo astronaut John Young's excitement and price upon walking on the moon. From the collection of Leonard E.B. Andrews, Newtown Square, Pennsylvania.


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

Omnibus (pg 10)
Data Bank

Communications (pg 14)
Correspondence

Mind (pg 20)
Desk-top Therapists
by Judith Hooper

Continuum (pg 25)
The Dangers of Scientific Alarmists, etc.



SPECIAL COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE:
THE TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST MOON LANDING


First Word (pg 6)
Our Future in Space
by Tom Paine

Forum (pg 16)
What if Apollo Had Never Happened?
by Brenda Forman

Space (pg 17)
Japan's Moonhouses
by Azby Brown

Books (pg 18)
Close Encounter: Norman Mailer on the Moon
by Tom Piazza

Lunar Reflections (pg 34)
The Dark Side of the Moon: The Apollo Astronauts Reminisce
by Jeff Goldberg

Kit and Caboodle (pg 36)
What Would You Take to the Moon?
by Jeff Goldberg

Selling Space (pg 53)
Pictorial: Promoting Life in Space

Shoot the Moon (pg 68)
Fiction
by Pat Cardigan

Lunar Timekeeper (pg 96)
A Special Lunar Calendar for the Space Age
by Jeff Siggins

Star Tech (pg 108)
Brought to You by Apollo:
Tools for the Twenty-First Century
by Jennifer Gilliland

Last Word (pg 110)
Humor: Astronaut Jose Jimenez
by Bill Dana



Unidentified Objects (pg 42)
Fiction
by James P. Blaylock

Interview (pg 60)
Meteorologist Verner Suomi
by Paul Bagne

Antimatter (pg 73)
Norwegian UFOs, etc.

Games (pg 90)
Giving Clocks a Face-lift, plus Leprechaun Answers
by Scot Morris