Takeo Ohashi is found dead at the bottom of the Leaning tower of Pisa and rumors start to spread concerning the notable physicists mysterious death. Some people say that he jumped after failing with his research, the one he was going to present at the conference in Italy. Research that was going to change history.
Anneli Vinka, physicist, has under dramatic circumstances quit her job at the institution.
Shortly after, she recieves an unexpected phonecall. Her former boss, professor Ulf Mossander, asks her to go to Pisa to investigate the mysterious death of Takeo Ohashi, one of the candidates for the Nobel Prize. The members of the Academy want to know what happened and the rumors are making them nervous. What they do not know is that Anneli has personal reasons to find out the truth. She’s just lost the man she loves and with whom she had planned her whole future. No one can stop her from finding the truth – no one!