Don’t know what a protist is? In this Brainpop movie you’ll find out about these cool little creatures, which can be either slimy or sleek. You’ll discover just what makes a protist a protist - and what differentiates the three main types of protists: animal-like, plant-like, and fungus-like! See which protists can feed themselves, which have special light-detecting devices, which have tails, and which have false feet! And you’ll be happy to find out how close you are to protists everyday - especially if your bathroom is dirty or you have old food in the fridge! Eek!

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Are protists prokaryotic or eukaryotic?