Omni February / March 1993

 

 

EXCLUSIVE:
DESIGNING DEEP SPACE NINE

BEHIND THE SECRETS OF THE
NEW STAR TREK SERIES!

WIN A 1993 CAMARO Z-28!

TREASURE HUNT INSIDE!

SPECIAL REPORT - NEW CANCER CURES:
STORIES FROM THE CELL WARS

UFO UPDATE:
SECRET ALIEN CONFERENCE AT MIT

SPY SECRETS REVEALED:
CIA CHEIF WILLIAM COLBY TALKS!

PLAYTIME:
CD GAME MACHINES
AND CHALLENGING PUZZLES

SCIENCE FICTION:
THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND

 
OMNI1993FebMarLG

Vol.15 No. 5

David Bischoff talks to the cast (cover photo by Tom Zimberoff) and creators of Deep Space Nine in our cover story, and set designer Herman Zimmerman lets readers in on the show's distinctive look.


Editor in Chief & Design Director: Bob Guccione

President & C.O.O.: Kathy Keeton
Editor: Keith Ferrell
Executive VP/ Graphics Director: Frank Devino
Managing Editor: Caroline Dark
Senior Art Director: Dwayne Flinchum

 
Contents / Articles

First Word (pg 4)
Science doesn't have all the answers
by Bryan Appleyard

Communications (pg 6)
Readers' writes

Funds (pg 8)
by Linda Marsa

Forum (pg 10)
by Keith Ferrell

The Great Treasure Hunt (pg 12)

Political Science (pg 16)
A genetic Pandora's Box
by Tom Dworetzky

Space (pg 17)
by Randall Black

Electronic Universe (pg 18)
by Gregg Keizer

Museums (pg 20)
Enter the world of the Aztecs
by Peggy Noonan

Medicine (pg 22)
Worldwide medical data
by Steve Nadis

Continuum (pg 25)

Behind the Scenes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (pg 34)
It's about a single dad and his teenage son - living in space.
Welcome to Star Trek for the Nineties.
by David Bischoff

Architect of Illusion: Designing Deep Space Nine (pg 42)
The man behind the look
by Herman Zimmerman

The Cancer War: Stories from the Front (pg 50)
Are scientists closer to curing cancer?
Some have found success with innovative treatments
by Linda Murray

Unconventional Cancer Treatments (pg 59)
by Judith Hooper

Fiction: The Battle of Long Island (pg 62)
by Nancy Kress

Interview (pg 75)
by Hampton Howard

UFO Update (pg 81)

Games (pg 96)
by Scot Morris