Erin tells her friend about the poisoned drinking water in Hinkley, California. Her friend says that a doctor told her everything was fine, but Erin mentions that the doctor was paid for by PG&E, the company that contaminated the water.
The most average man in the world is preserved. When he awakens, he is the smartest man in the world. He is trying to solve the world's crop problem that has developed because of using a sports drink to water the crops. He must convince the populace that crops need water.
Kip talks to members of an environmental organization about why they do not talk about the harmful effects that animal products have to the environment. The gases that are released when raising livestock for food and drinks are more harmful than other fossil fuels. Because of the increase in meat and dairy consumption, there is going to be a major increase in dangerous pollution. He notes that the industry is destroying oceans, animals, and other water consumption problems. But Kip is also worried about why the government is not talking about this.