What Makes Science Trustworthy from Boston Review. The “scientific method” of high school textbooks does not exist. But there are scientific methods, and they play an essential role in making scientific knowledge reliable.
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Philosophy Of Science is a noble path to follow.
As are many paths of knowledge, the first being science.
To be clear, science works, but you are a good skeptic.
Do your due diligence before jumping into any endeavour.
Maybe, philosophy can restore your faith in science.