Supernatural agents that exert natural effects are perfectly valid objects of scientific inquiry.
Here is a modest attempt to summarize the main scientific evidences for design in our world, for those who have been told that such evidence does not exist.
A gold rush makes sense. But a copper rush? Not so much. And yet, perhaps there is more to gold than aesthetics.
Many have believed (and many still do believe) that Darwin drove teleology out of biology forever.
Conditions on Earth, the laws of physics, are not only fine-tuned for the survival of intelligent beings, they are fine-tuned for the development of technology.