The plague-bringing 'meteorite' is found, actually a military satellite from general Manchek's top-secret project. Dr. Jeremy Stone's team works out the virulent organism found on it has 'alien' properties, yet its anatomy suggests lab-design. Tests on it and survivors study reveal radiation would only strengthen it, just before an atomic bomb is to be dropped, but the pilot is affected by the now bird of prey-spread organism.
Did You Know?
One of the analytical devices is a scintillometer, but in pronunciation the letter C is silent. The actor who uses this word does not know that and pronounces "skin-tillometer". See more