In 1884, English clergyman Edwin A. Abbott published a work of scientific and mathematical fantasy.
During the Q&A, an attendee asked why intelligent design proponents don’t just come out and explicitly say the designer is God.
In previous articles I have discussed how biological organisms exhibit patterns that are highly analogous to computer programs written by humans.
Let’s consider the eye, which is but one of many subsystems (along with the brain, heart, liver, lungs, etc.) in higher animals that coordinate their tasks to keep an organism alive.
In a physical world there will be design constraints, so it is only realistic to expect tradeoffs.