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THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO MAGAZINE
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VOLUME 88, NUMBER 2 DECEMBER 1995
Cover: Can this planet be saved? The question took on special urgency in the days just before the cold war began-and the University of Chicago tried its best to provide an answer. (See "Drafting Salvation". Illustration by Steve McCracken.
- Magnificent obsession
The coaches were heroes, their teams undefeated. In 1905, Michigan met Chicago-a match that showed the nation ..truth is stranger than fiction.
- Drafting salvation
In a race against Doomsday, Chicago's best minds forged a plan that, five decades later, reads a bit like prophecy.
JOHN W. BOYER
- Mapping a planet's restless past
Continents collide, oceans disappear, deserts ice over-it's everyday news in the history of the world.