Featured stories and writers are: The Death of Doctor Island, Gene Wolfe; Shark, Edward Bryant; With Morning Comes Mistfall, George R.R. Martin; The Future of Science – Prometheus, Apollo, Athena, Ben Bova; Of Mist and Grass and Sand, Vonda N. McIntyre; The Deathbird, Harland Ellison; A Thing of Beauty, Norman Spinrad; Love Is The Plan The Plan Is Death, James Tiptree, Jr; The Childhood of the Human Hero,  Carol Emshwiller.