Time Magazine Contents Page

Fall 1992 Vol. 140 No. 27 The Millennium

THE GREAT EVENT

6

A Moment to Marvel

The millennium shines with immense psychological power. It promises a new age -- or an apocalypse.

10

The Big Blowout

So what if it's still more than seven years away?

12

The Future Poll

Americans speculate on the Second Coming and other mysteries

LOOKING BACK

16

Out of the Darkness

The current millennium was dominated by the rise of Europe and the triumph of the West, for good and ill

22

Millennium at a Glance

A gatefold timeline puts 1,000 years into perspective

27

Our Astonishing Era

The 20th century brought an explosion...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!