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it's hard to think of a field of science that isn't regularly revolutionized
isn't the upshot of this that, in fact, almost all science is almost certainly wrong?
almost all science is almost certainly wrong
Most science is correct and has been for decades. That's why we can discuss this topic here, and the lights stay on, and aircraft don't fall out of the sky very often. It works.There are things we don't know yet, and we're working on it, so science is doing what it does and working to find out the solution. We'll get there.
But suppose we replaced "Science" by "Knowledge" - which is what it literally means, from its Latin root. Then asked - "Can Knowledge be correct". Would that be a meaningful question?
Scientific knowledge is the sum of disprovable hypotheses that have stood the test of experiment.