This novel is about a small group of fabulously wealthy people who are concerned that the uncontrolled explosion of the world's population and the excesses of modern civilization will soon put all life on earth at risk. Concluding that humans are incapable of living in balance with nature, they decide that humanity itself must be eliminated to protect life on earth. They create a new organization, with the stated goal of restoring the rich diversity of life that flourished soon after the end of the last ice age. It's true purpose is to use sophisticated intelligent robots to engineer the eventual extinction of the human species! Fortunately, the experts who provide the ingenious software needed to run these machines soon learn of their nefarious plan. They become the protagonists in our story and, with dogged persistence against incredible odds, reveal the true intentions of this evil organization and contribute to its collapse.