You don’t have time to give a 30-minute answer outlining the different meanings of the word “evolution” and the evidence pro and con for each.
Science has been so successful explaining other phenomena in terms of purely unintelligent natural forces, why should evolution be so different?
In automobile evolution, for example (or in the evolution of software), as in the history of life, we see major new features appear suddenly.
To properly use the Explanatory Filter, it is vital to identify what exactly one is trying to explain. Take a rusted automobile.
The evolution of life mimics the evolution of software or other human technology.