Private Hendryx is a member of the landing team sent to Zeta Draconis I to investigate the Aqua Helix. He is responsible for the recovery of the artifact. He decides to see what will happen to the shimmering light in the Aqua Helix's chamber if he grabs the artifact. As soon as he touches it, all the mysterious light immediately ceases. After that, the lander team takes the Helix back to the ship for study.