The universe is a strange place filled with many strange beings that do not look like humans, in any way. During his time within the covert military space programs, Randy Cramer did encountered many humanoid beings. He also came across many varied and strange non-humanoid beings. He tells Emery Smith about many of the extraterrestrial beings that he had direct encounters with. We learn about insectoids on mars, shark-like aliens, various reptoids, and even avian-type beings.