The understanding of what it takes to build complex systems sheds light on the causal hurdles that would be necessary for evolutionary processes to overcome.
Throughout this paper, Stuart Burgess emphasizes the supremacy of natural systems over human-engineered ones.
Though more than a decade old, this work caught my attention for its possible relevance to our current experiences with COVID-19.
This paper is an important illustration of how intelligent design theory can be applied at a high level in the academic setting.
The preeminence of design in nature and the utility of mimicking natural designs is a concept championed by the intelligent design community.