Bubble boy or Omagakiins (Ojibwe tribal name) Proud
Father , Anong Proud was a college classmate of Alan Watts, both men were rival. When Anong wife died in child birth, he brought his new born son back to Flying Post 73 reservation, where he continue his work on production of negative energy using Squeezed electromagnetic energy from a make shift lab in his garage
the production of negative energy would allow the creation of warp bubbles and the creation of FTL drive.
and it so happen Omagakin wander into the garage during the height ofone of the experiment, absorbing large amount of negative energy, allowing to create his bubbles of time space.