Grin and bear it: Berlin panda gets CT scan for kidney exam

BERLIN (AP) — A Berlin zoo said a giant panda whose twin cubs have captured international attention has undergone a CT scan after veterinarians discovered one of his kidneys was smaller than the other. The zoo said on Tuesday that nine-year-old Jiao Qing was examined last week by experts at the city’s Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research after the discrepancy was picked up on an ultrasound. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin