Al Makes his way into tunnel two, before the day crew is even awake. At the end of the tunnel he listens to the almost total silence as he plans his day. There is a feeling in the air that makes him decide to move a crew in here. At the end of the day they summon him back to the end of tunnel two. "My God, what's that? It can't be what it looks like, Can it?" he says, staring at the wall in front of him. "We're going to need help with this." Soon, the opinionated Lorna arrives to see what all the commotion is all about. With her daughter Eve by her side, they try to figure out what the hell is going on. They try to figure out WHAT'S HIDDEN IN THE MINES OF MARS?--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.