I have no idea what King would have thought of the modern theory of intelligent design, but many of the ideas he expressed are certainly friendly to ID.
Evolutionists have made some progress (they think) explaining such things with theories of group selection or kin selection.
Loeb describes his journey to a radical position on the strange interstellar visitor that’s been dubbed ‘Oumuamua.
The Darwinian view encourages a way of interacting with others where the aim is to “humiliate [one’s] lesser brethren, just to remind them who’s boss.”
Following Denyse O’Leary, I referred earlier to the curious but, on reflection, not surprising messy nature of the “magic” numbers that rule our universe.