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Eco-photos of the week: Aug. 21-27

By: Catie Leary on Aug. 25, 2011, 7:31 p.m.
Children add bamboo shoots to a 'birthday cake' during the birthday party for giant pandas Ya Lin and Shu Yun on Aug. 24 at the Hangzhou Zoo in east China's Zhejiang Province.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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A cake fit for a giant panda

Children add bamboo shoots to a birthday cake during a party for giant pandas Ya Lin and Shu Yun on Aug. 24 at the Hangzhou Zoo in east China's Zhejiang province.

Several children who have birthdays in August were invited to the zoo to celebrate the third birthday of the famous pandas, who were born in August 2008 in Chengdu.