What does a Human Cell Look Like?

This depends on what type of cell you are inquiring about. A nerve cell, for example, is long and thin… It almost looks like some kind of weird alien! Sometimes, it even looks like a tree, with roots coming out of the bottom, a long, thin ‘trunk’ and branches coming out of the top! Skin cells are round and less complex looking. Refer to the included link for a great web page that explains cell structure, along with a diagram! Look here for more information: