That there is a design to life is intuitive, but most of us, if challenged on it, would want to be able to defend our intuition persuasively.
The universe may be intelligently designed and yet not be a simulation. The theory of intelligent design does not rise or fall with the simulation hypothesis.
From the early 1950s, multiple well-documented attempts to make Darwin’s algorithm work on a computer have been published.
A number of seminal papers have been published attempting to formalize Darwin’s biological theory from the point of view of computational sciences.
I watched a bit of President Trump’s campaign launch rally in Orlando last night and found it interesting to see him crowd-testing campaign slogans.