Around 50 BC Titus Lucretius Carus wrote a long treatise against finding purpose in nature.
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.
It is during the latter stages of the production of an animal oocyte that many functionalities of what some disparage as “junk DNA” take center stage.
No better advertisements for intelligent design exist than works written by establishment scientists that unintentionally make design arguments.
The second paper is an in-depth look at genetic changes associated with the evolution of whales and dolphins. They found a lot of devolution.