The theme restaurant named "Class Three, Grade one" is run by Li Ruiqiu, a post-80s college student. The Post-80s refers to the generation whose members were born between 1980 to 1989 in China, making up a major portion of China's young adult demographic.
With the world's population of wild flamingos under threat from overdevelopment and illegal trade on the black market, the wetland reserve is thriving with thousands of the pink feathered creatures in search of an ideal winter habitat. According to the Caribbean Flamingo Conservation Program, the estimated 45,000 flamingos that call Mexico's Yucatan state home are an integral part of the travelling bird's regional metapopulation that stretches as far as the Caribbean islands.
Male panda Yang Guang, or "Sunshine," and his mate Tian Tian, or "Sweetie," are heading for Edinburgh Zoo from the Giant Panda Conservation and Research Center in Sichuan province on Sunday, Dec 3, 2011.