This is my first post on Amplify! #myfirstpost as the Chinese increase use of our natural resources across the world continues to grow ever more voracious people in other countries including Madagascar look on in dismay. This time it is not the precious minerals but wood for their floors and their beds. And as their opulence grows they have no scruples about using what ever makes their lives less Eastern and more like the people that in the West that they for so long have decried. How times have change in this world when we may one day – I am sorry to say see people in the West who will envy, their life styles. For anyone wanting to read the full story follow this link at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-11626412 more soon. http://amplify.com/u/e0wq