Omni March 1994

 

 

SPECIAL! BIG BANK EXPLAINED

WEIRD WEATHER! LIGHTNING STRIKES AND HURRICANE PATROLS

BILLY IDOL GOES INTERACTIVE

STARTLING SCIENCE FICTION BY JONATHAN CARROLL

HARNESS THE WIND: KITE POWER

 
OMNI1994MarchLG

Vol.16 No. 6

Cover Art: Fooling with Mother Nature may not be nice; nevertheless, the horizon harbors some
defense against her nasty side. Join us in the age-old battle between humans and their environment,

Cover art by Jim Zuckerman..

 
Contents / Articles

First Word
by Randall Baker

Communications

Funds
by Linda Marsa

Sounds
Idol Innovations
by Wayne Yacco

Omni Online
by Byron Poole

Mind
by Kathleen McAuliffe

Earth
by Carl Posey

Museums
by Frederic Paul

Digs
by Mary Ann Tawasha

Electronic Universe
by Gregg Keizer

Animals
Monster rodent
by Patrick Huyghe

Style
by Nina L. Diamond

Continuum

Hurricanes: Reaping the Whirlwind
The potential increase of severe hurricanes in the coming years
sparks the human drive to tame the environment.
by Carl Posey

Electric Sky
Lightning, the world's most spectacular fireworks, is a
source of awe and fear - and the center of some intense research.
by Richard Wolkomir

Kite Power
Whether on skis, skates, or in a buggy, kites are
taking enthusiasts to new heights.
by Valerie Govig


Fiction: A Wheel in the Desert, The Moon on Some Swings
by Jonathan Carroll

Interview
Clocking the Big Bang
by Dava Sobel

Antimatter

Games
by Scot Morris!