A member of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Jan Arrah is the real name of Element Lad. The last known survivor of the planet Trom, Element Lad possesses the
ability all members of his race did: the ability to tranform any element into any
The inhabitants of the planet Trom were killed by space-pirates led by Roxxas when they resisted Roxxas's plan
to use their abilities to transform lead into uranium for use in doomsday bombs.
Element Lad can convert any element into any other element, but is unable to effect chemical compounds. He is
able convert one form of an element into another (i.e., coal into a diamond). He can single out a specific
element inside a compound for transformation.