Traveling across the Earth, the Silver Surfer finds himself rejected by everyone from men to yeti. This causes the Surfer to reflect upon his past, to his home of Zenn-La, a planet that had become a Utopia, but a complacent one. With Zenn-La devastated by the coming of Galactus, Norrin Radd gave up everything he knew and his true love Shalla Bal, Norrin Radd becomes the herald of Galactus, the Silver Surfer! / The Origin of the Watchers. A group of aliens give knowledge of atomic energy to a primitive society. This backfires and the once peaceful society becomes violent and dangerous destroying neighboring planets as well as themselves. The alien race vow never to interfere in the course of any being's history ever again. They become forever... Watchers.