Assumptions of Science: The laws of the Universe can be understood

This is the most important assumption to the scientific method. By retesting, re-evaluating and collecting data, scientists can refine our explanations of the universe and come to understand the laws of our world. - A process of constant revision that acts as a sort of tower of knowledge where new scientists add to the previous assumptions and information provided by their predecessors, rather than tearing it down and starting new with every generation.