It’s another example of a paper that sounds like it could have been written by a proponent of intelligent design.
Dominic Halsmer draws on the engineering concept of affordances to explore how Earth shows evidence of having been intelligently engineered for life.
Considering the number of fossils attributed to the human lineage, an absence of such fossils for the great African ape lineages raises an obvious suspicion.
Jonathan Wells provide quotes from leading embryologists discussing how pharyngeal folds in humans only have an “illusory” similarity to fish gills.
A number of theories as to how life could have originated through entirely unintelligent processes have been proposed, but none are plausible.