We published a new paper in eLife that examines the intersection of physics and evolution, specifically in terms of the tempo and mode of evolution.
Muñoz, M. M., Yinan Hu, P. S. L. Anderson, S. N. Patek. 2018. Strong biomechanical relationships guide the tempo and mode of morphological evolution. eLife 7:e37621. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.37621.