There are hundreds of these structures. They extend over much of the Middle East: Syria, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Yemen.
Rational agents often detect the prior activity of other designing minds by the character of the effects they leave behind.
Bill Dembski pointed out that design detection, far from being an esoteric inference, lay in fact at the center of many normal human inquiries and activities.
Loeb’s argument represents the most salient example of risky intelligent design reasoning in mainstream science.
What is it, metaphysically one might say, that distinguishes design in the ID sense from ubiquitous teleological design, in a Thomistic sense?