probability for the latter is certainly higher
Maybe yes, maybe no. In the beginning was the word. The big bang is an interesting theory, but what caused it to happen. There has to be cause and effect. Could one huge explosion of inorganic matter somehow miraculosuly become organic and evolve into the mega-complexity of living beings comprising zillions of atoms all knowing when to fly south for the winter, when to hibernate, how to change colour when threatened....let alone the super-complex human condition?