Author Archives: Govert Schilling

Govert Schilling

About Govert Schilling

Sky & Telescope Contributing Editor Govert Schilling lives in the Netherlands, but loves to explore his home planet. In July, Harvard University Press published his new book, ‘Ripples in Spacetime. Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy’.

Closing In on Neutrino Properties

Neutrinos have mass, they change identity when passing through matter, and the Standard Model of particle physics is wrong. New results from the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) in Canada leave no room for other conclusions. The results, announced on April 20th at a joint meeting of the American Physical Society and the American Astronomical Society…