Skip to main content

Features

Cloning Noah's Ark

By Robert P. Lanza, Betsy L. Dresser and Philip Damiani

The Convergence

Music Wars

Internet distribution of quality d-audio is rapidly being perfected, but the precedent-setting legal battles have just begun

By Ken C. Pohlmann

Moviemaking in Transition

Digital video cameras and editing equipment are transforming the way movies are made-and even which movies get made

By Peter Broderick

Digital Cinema is for Reel

Digital projection works, but it's not at a theater near you-yet

By Peter D. Lubell

Digital Humans Wait in the Wings

Characters, scenes and entire movies have been crafted digitally. But can animators create realistic humans to star in computer-generated films? Actors want to know

By Alvy Ray Smith

Your Own Virtual Storyworld

True interactive entertainment will arise once engineers and artists create virtual realities that can unfold improvisationally

By Glorianna Davenport

Departments

  • The Future of Digital Entertainment

  • The Vasimr Rocket

  • AIDS Drugs for Africa

  • The Odd Couple and the Bomb

  • Spiral Slime

  • From the Editor

    From the Editors - Cloning and Conservation

  • Erratum

  • Letters

    Letters

  • Recommended

    Politics and Plagues

  • Anti Gravity

    Smart Thinking

  • 50, 100 & 150 Years Ago

    50, 100 & 150 Years Ago: Census 1900, More Americans and More Electricity

  • Wonders

    Anniversary of Needles

  • In Brief

    Data Points: Medium Rare, Please

  • Profile

    The Caveman's New Clothes

  • Amateur Scientist

    ARTIFICIAL LIFE: Boids of a Feather Flock Together

  • Science and the Citizen

    Atlas Shrugged

  • Robots in the Sky

  • Dawn of a New Species?

  • Hooking up Biologists

  • Desert Fridge

  • Radioactive Wrecks

  • Stifled Recall

  • Universal Soldier

  • Broadcasting Space Warp

  • Narcolepsy and the Lost Peptide

  • One Transgenic Latte, Coming Up

  • Digital Depictions

  • By the Numbers

    Voter Turnout

  • Working Knowledge

    DIAGNOSIS AT HOME: Pregnancy Tests

  • Connections

    Survival

  • Cyber View

    Wholesale Computation

  • Technology and Business

    As We May Live

Purchase To Read More

Already purchased this issue? Sign In to Access
Select Format
November 2000

Confronting Common Wisdom