July 2001 – vol. 94, issue 7, pp 329–332 Moss (1998) appears to take human-induced global warming as a proven fact, despite quoting from the 1995 report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC 1996) that the `balance of evidence now suggests that there is a discernible human inf luence on global climate' (my italics). Hulme et al. (1999) were, however, unable to distinguish the human impact on climate from natural meteorolo... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.