The treatment of infectious diseases with antibiotics is a superb example of intelligent design principles applied to medical research and human biology.
We still are not close to designing any self-replicating machine. That is still pure science fiction.
It’s fine to search through random results for an outcome you’re aiming for. Just don’t call it Darwinian evolution.
There is one point of confusion in descriptions of this year’s prize winners. It’s the talk of “directed evolution.”
Of course, there’s a page on the subject, and you guessed it, they deceptively minimize the theme of eugenics and racism in the book.