The reason for the relative silence on the origin of COVID by explicit ID scientists is simple.
Is there evidence for intelligent human agency in COVID-19, given its structure and what is known about its emergence?
Biologist Ray Bohlin interviews physician Howard Glicksman about a common cause of death, cardio-pulmonary arrest.
Purely physical explanations have difficulty in explaining the language-like features of communication between the coronavirus and a cell.
Weighing the validity of ID, not by distorting its conclusions or imputing false intentions to it, is what evolutionary biology has largely refused to do.