Harlish Zeblake as a child seldom asks “why?” but explores everything, so much so that right after his church confirmation he is kicked out for stunning the assembly. He earns a bachelor-of-arts degree and promotes himself as a San Francisco futurist. There he meets Doctor Wooldren whom he confounds with a life-altering challenge. The two form a secret group of brilliant scientists who locate themselves on a huge Arizona ranch above and below ground to solve the destructive forces of people overpopulating the planet. Their solutions are bold and riddled with unthinkable consequences. This is a work of science-fiction with serious insights. What the characters decide and do will astound anyone. Even you.