I’m an avid baseball fan, which is why one of my favorite cable TV channels is the MLB Network. During the current offseason, a staple of the MLB Network has been a program called Prime 9
. This half-hour countdown show highlights the best nine from a variety of baseball categories — pitchers, managers, World Series games, and more.
After watching a recent Prime 9
episode, I thought it would be fun to write an astronomy-themed edition — my “Prime 9” public star party targets.Astronomy magazine subscribers can read the full column for free. Just make sure you're registered with the website.