Perhaps, humans, gorillas, and orangutans were designed based upon a common blueprint.
Venema seems much more interested in pursuing longstanding debates with intelligent design and with certain ID proponents.
Recently Dennis Venema joined with Scot McKnight to publish a book, Adam and the Genome, in which they claim that there never was an original pair of humans like Adam and Eve.
Two highly complex creatures, humans and bacteria, team up for a new future, using 3D printing with “functional living ink” — Flink.
The discovery of ETs would not undermine the case for the design of terrestrial life one bit. The situation for Darwinists is very different.