Maritime Destroyer Nathan James is sent on what they’re told is an exploration mission in the Arctic. Going with them is researcher, Rachel Scott. Following a couple of months in the Arctic while Scott is on the ice doing research, a few men assault them. They return to the ship and the Commander, Tom Chandler asks the specialist what’s happening. She says that a fatal sickness broke out a couple of months back. At to begin with, they thought it was contained yet they had no cure. They felt that the cure was in the Arctic which why she’s here. In any case, she has since gotten word that it has now spread to a large portion of the globe. Chandler tries to call the President however takes in the President and Vice President are dead and the US government won’t not have long to survive. The present President discloses to him that the Nathan James was not in the hot zone so he and his group are OK. However, now it’s dependent upon them to shield Scott since she holds the way to the planet’s survival.