What’s remarkable in nature is not so much that nature follows complex patterns, but that it follows any pattern at all.
Our perspective is supported by a rigorous and elegant metaphysical framework, which began with Plato and particularly Aristotle.
Imagine that you are an astronomer on a world with one moon. It is always night on your world, and the moon is the only body in the sky.
I can describe anything you like in whatever detail you like, but you can’t know whether it exists or not merely by its description.
In my ongoing debate with biologist Jerry Coyne, frequent reference is made to Aquinas’ Five Ways, particularly to his Prime Mover argument.