As the pioneering chemical evolutionary theorist Alexander Oparin put it, “The problem of the nature of life and the problem of its origin have become inseparable.”
What’s remarkable in nature is not so much that nature follows complex patterns, but that it follows any pattern at all.
The carvings look sustained (there are many of them) and deliberate, unlike creases created by splitting and pitting of surfaces over ages.
This is one key issue on which proponents of ID and of theistic evolution differ.
In a new PragerU video, this is quite a strong statement from UC San Diego physicist Brian Keating.