The Agency was founded by Professor Waldstein and Joseph Olivera. It's goal to to stop people trying to change history with time travel, which could lead to all life being destroyed by chaos. Also, Waldstein desires to maintain the time-line because the K-N virus will exterminate humanity, extinguishing the technology of Time Travel. The TimeRiders team consists of Maddy Carter , Liam O' Connor and Sal Vikram. The Agency uses technology made in the future, but easy to maintain from 2001, where the time team is stationed.each team requires a Field Operative, an Analyst and a Leader. The team is aided by a support unit, a is a genetically modified combat unit grown from embryos.