Micro-CT Scan of Giant Panda Skull at Birth (image) Duke University Share Print E-Mail Caption This newborn panda skull casts doubt on an old idea about why bears are born so tiny. Credit Courtesy of Peishu Li and Duke SMIF. Usage Restrictions Please credit Peishu Li and Duke SMIF Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.