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Henry Cecil McBay

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Superhero Backstory
Henry has the power to cause matter to burst into flames and explode.

Henry's superpowers manifested at the age of eleven. Team Remarkablz recruited him and provided special training. He quickly became one of the bravest, if somewhat reckless members of the team.
We have packed a lot into our Top Quarkz playing cards - from amazing imagined superpowers to biographical information and hidden treasures.
What Do Chemists Do?
People who work in chemistry are called chemists. Chemists study the substances that make up matter. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.
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Chemistry Careers
Check out this video about a day in the work life of a chemist. Follow Hilary Corkran's and find out where science and chemistry can take you.
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" I did not know it at the time, but nobody would work on acetyl peroxide because it is a very dangerous explosive.."
Henry Cecil McBay
What is Hydrogen Peroxide?
Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical compound with the formula H2O2. It is widely used as a disinfectant, antiseptic, and oxidizer. Hydrogen peroxide is commonly used to clean and disinfect wounds, as it has antibacterial and antiviral properties. It is important to use hydrogen peroxide with caution, as it can be harmful if ingested or if it comes into contact with skin or eyes. So always ask an adult for help!

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