Imagine being warned by an extraterrestrial: “You (earthlings) are soon to be engulfed in an impenetrable shroud which will stifle your seed and petrify your being.” How would you react to this prediction of man's annihilation? Join scientists, government officials, military men, and the man in the street in their struggle to survive. Could the end of the human race truly be at hand? Or might man’s innate desire to survive be enough to overcome insurmountable odds? See how, even in such horrific times, love and desire may well be the most powerful human elixir.