The state of the Earth’s living systems is a key topic in the survival of mankind. But exactly what are these “ecosystem services” which we receive from our planet’s biosphere? What is the complicated system of relations which we must try to measure with money in order to calculate how much financial capital could be substituted for every natural value, as if?
Széchenyi Award winning hungarian biologist, geneticist, ecologist, university professor Gábor Vida tries to give insight to these questions in a short summary. The lecture is available only in Hungarian language.