Gallery: European Scientists Create a Robot That Builds Its Own Tools

 

Image via Shutterstock/click ahead to see a video of the actual robot

European scientists from BTH Zurich Bio-Inspired Robotics have created a robot that is capable of fashioning its own tools in order to complete a specific task. It is a fairly staggering achievement, not least because only a select number of creatures on the planet, such as ourselves and chimps, use tools.

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