On distant islands of northern latitudes, in permafrost conditions, trophy hunters are busy searching for priceless treasures of the "black" market - tusks of prehistoric mammoths. One of these expeditions reveals the well-preserved remains of an ancient beast. A striking find has aroused interest in the biotech world. Fragments of the animal with live cells are delivered to the laboratory for cloning in South Korea. Her ambitious head Hwang U Sok undertakes to revive the mammoths to life and make a revolution in the science and destinies of mankind ...