The Story Of 2001

Frankly, I didn't expect to see much of Nancy Gibbs this month. After she wrote nine cover stories last year on presidential politics and then co-wrote our John Ashcroft cover last month with Michael Duffy, I thought she might take a well-deserved rest. But three weeks ago, she was in my office, urging me to do a cover on human cloning as soon as possible. I not only agreed but also asked Nancy to write it, since she has an extraordinary talent for exploring topics where ethics, religion, politics and science intersect. This is an ideal story for TIME--and just the...

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