Dr. Adrian Helmsley, a part of a worldwide geophysical group investigating the impact on the earth of radiation from unprecedented photo voltaic storms, learns that the earth’s core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of the earth is changing into unstable and that with out correct preparations for saving a fraction of the world’s inhabitants, the complete race is doomed. In the meantime, author Jackson Curtis stumbles on the identical info. Whereas the world’s leaders race to construct “arks” to flee the approaching cataclysm, Curtis struggles to discover a strategy to save his household. In the meantime, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented power wreak havoc around the globe.