One minute Kip Russell is walking around his own backyard, testing out an old space suit and dreaming about going to the moon. As he was
plyingaround with his spacesuit radio, he receives a Mayday call from outer space. Upon giving his coordinates a flying saucer lands practically on him. However, he together with the flying saucerspassengers, a female human and an alien are abducted and carried of to the moon. Their kidnappers are aliens called "wormfaces" by Kip. Eventually Kip with Peewee , the human girl, and the alien known as Mother Thing end up in Pluto, taken by the space pirates. Eventually,the three are rescued and end up in the home planet of Mother Thing. The humans are later sent to face an intergalactic tribunal to defend the human race from possible annihilation from the intergalactic council. All's well that ends well as the two, Kip and Peewee, successfully convince the council that Earth needs more time to learn and grow. They are sent home back to Earth with gifts in the form of advanced technology.