Essence of the method of science lies in hypotheses whose predictions turn into verifications. Mill and the false doctrine of nominalism. Law of the Uniformity of Nature and Mill's attempt to justify it by induction. Doctrine of chances.
Induction, Logic (modal see Modality), Mill John Stuart, uniformity of Nature, Nominalism of Mill, Pragmatism and Pragmaticism, Probability and Chance, doctrine of chances, Science, definition of Science
pp. 51-56, with a rejected p. 53