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Human destabilization of the environment encompasses a range of critical natural systems and processes. In this episode of the “Great Unraveling?” series, Johan Rockström joins Laurie Laybourn-Langton to set climate breakdown within the full picture of overall environmental breakdown, explore destabilization of natural systems, and assess the consequences. 

Professor Johan Rockström is a world-leading global sustainability scientist who led the development of the Planetary Boundaries framework for human development in the current era of rapid global change. Among many other positions, he is Director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and a Professor in Earth System Science at the University of Potsdam.