Planet Earth, in the high Sierra's, the year 1967.
Henry Starling, sits along in the woods, listening to a radio.
Radio Voice: Demonstration at UC Santa Cruz Campus last night. Tear gas was used to disperse a crowd of three thousand angry students. The temperature right now in Barstow is 75 degrees...
Radio stops working, Starling inspects it
, trying to get it to work again. A large object crashes nearby. Starling walks toward it.