An industrial magnate in Paris explodes with rage reading an official notice announcing shutdown of his firms nuclear reactors for waste violation. The rumors plummet the corporate stock--he is a desperate man. He angrily hires a firm to launch his radioavtive waste into outer space and dies with his secret. But his granddaughter discovers the secret in his tattered diary after his funeral. A world catastrophe hovers over planet earth when telescopes discover the ominous rocket beyond the sun on a course toward the earth.