Making the black box transparent is critical, not just crucial. This is why we have movements on reproducibility of research. That we should be able to replicate and reproduce the results using your methods.

There is no place of faith in science. Science has nothing to do with “believing” the results and everything to do to remain skeptical. You could have mentioned that in science they do not prove anything, if at all, they fail to disprove.

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