Dr. King was critical of the misuse of science to promote racial discrimination, and he spoke against the idea that humans are the products of a blind process.
The mechanism of Darwinian evolution absolutely works — by breaking genes, when that provides a selective advantage, or turning them off.
Donald Hoffman says that even the Big Bang must be understood in a universe where consciousness is fundamental.
The research paper avers, “These results support the capability of molecular replicators to spontaneously develop complexity through Darwinian evolution.”
Only the infusion of new information from outside the system can explain these bursts of biological creativity.