A common attempt to overcome the need for information in the first cell is to equate information to a reduction in entropy.
Note that this is not an argument based on, “We don’t know what can write computer code, therefore God did it.”
I helped form Discovery Institute 25 years ago and over that period, if I may use the term, it has evolved.
Human intelligence creates stop signs to tell car drivers to stop. Nature uses TGA in the genetic code to tell translation to stop.
“In the Charyk Lab of Bioinspired Design, even an embryonic zebrafish heart can be an engineering muse.”