Omni July 1992

 

 

GROWING LIFE ON MARS

STUNNING FICTION:
HARLAN ELLISON RETURNS!

OLYMPIC SCIENCE

SPAIN CREATES THE FUTURE

 
OMNI1992JulyLG

Vol.14 No. 10

Cover Art: This months cover was by Rafal Olbinski.

 
THIS ISSUE OF OMNI
IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF
OMNI1992JulyGerardONeill
GERARD O'NEILL
1927-1992
 
"We See Farther Into The Future Because We Stand Upon His Shoulder."
 
Contents / Articles

First Word
Life through art
by Lawrence Russ

Communications
Reader's writes

Space
Russians clean up their act
by James Oberg

Digs
Unearthing a movie set
by J.K. Mountain

Political Science
Understanding the LA riots
by Tom Dworetzky

Books
Future evolution
by John Clute

Wheels
Entertainment to go
by Jeffrey Zygmont

Transportation
Airplane wings that move
by Kathleen McAuliffe

Games
Obscure sports rules
by Scot Morris

Continuum

Torch of Technology
Olympic atheletes' training programs begin
with practice, exercise and technology
by Paul Shepherd

Spain Creates the Future
The once-backward country prepares to roll into the next century.
by Ellen Hoffman

Fiction: The Man Who Rowed Christopher Columbus Ashore
A mysterious man cures cancer, implicated Marilyn Monroe in
JFK's assassination, and puts a dead Red Sox pitcher on Noah's Ark.
by Harlan Ellison

Interview
Physicist Christopher McKay wants to use the greenhouse
effect to make Mars more habitable.
by Paul Bagne

Antimatter