Omni January 1995

 

 

WHAT WOULD YOU SAY TO AN ALIEN?

OMNI GIVES YOU THE CHANCE TO DESIGN A MESSAGE FOR EXTRATERRESTRIALS

 
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Vol.17 No. 4

Cover Art: If you found yourself facing an alien delegation, would you know what to say? Would anyone? President Clinton, Arthur Miller, and George Carlin are just some of the people from whom Omni sought an answer. Cover art by Jim Zuckerman.

 
Contents / Articles

First Word
by Elizabeth Taylor

Communications

Medicine
Microrobots
by Steve Nadis

Electronic Universe
by Gregg Keizer

Omni Treasure Hunt Preview Page

Digs
by Karen Fitzgerald

Wheels
by Ginger Pinholster

Arts
by Steve Nadis

Wings
by Janeen Webb and Jack Dann

Museums
by J. Blake Lambert

Mind
Thought evolution
by Evan I. Schwartz

Law
by Anita Bartholomew

Continuum

What Would You Say to an Alien?
Omni asked eveyone from top politicians to leading
scientists, from celebrities to cartoonists what they'd say.
Their responses may suprise you.
by Erin Murphy

Searching for Dollars: Funding Science Today
American researchers are feeling the pressure as
Congress tightens the cash-flow spigot.
by Robert Fleming


Strange Wonders in a Strange Land
Inside Antartica, an alien land at the bottom of the earth.
by Sharon McAuliffe

Fiction: There Are No Dead
by Terry Bisson

Interview: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
by Dana Sobel

Antimatter

Games
by Scot Morris