Barry Parker

MY latest book: A book for people who are stressed out, unhappy, anxious or depressed, or just want to improve their life

One of my two books on writing. It is directed mostly toward self-publishing

One of my two books on writing

Looking for a speaker for Your Group

A talk on health and fitness will be given by the author to local and nearby groups upon request. The book "Feel Feel Alive: Seven steps to Super Health and Fitness" will be available. Contact author at his email parkbarr@​ or parkbarr@​

A Few Interesting Facts
Did You Know?

1.Inflamation may be as critical as cholesterol in
producing a heart attack.
2.Cholesterol particles come in different sizes and
size may be as important as your cholesterol reading.
3.Vitamin D may be the most important vitamin in
preventing cancer.
4 Blueberries rank at the top on the list of most
powerful antioxidants.
5.Over 70% of all illnesses appear to be related to
6.Stress can cause heart disease.
7.Much of your body is still awake when you are

Children's Book
Baby's in the Doghouse

A wonderful book for children up to ages 8 or 9. The story of a tiny goat that learns to count.
122 pages and 33 drawings.
Order book below. All books ordered from Stardust Press will be autographed by the author. Please specify who you want it dedicated to.


Price: $5.00. Add $3.00 for shipping. Idaho residents add .35 for tax.
Postal orders: Send check or MO to Stardust Press
P.O. Box 2476, Pocatello, Idaho 83206
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B.A. (honors physics) University of British Columbia
M. Sc. University of British Columbia
Ph.D. Utah State University


Twenty six books published
Has also written for the following publications:
Encyclopedia Britannica
Time-Life Books
Washington Post
Astronomy Magazine
Sky and Telescope
Flyfisherman magazine
Fishing World
and others

Teaching Career

Taught at Weber State University 1963 -67
30 years at Idaho State University (ISU) 1967 - 1997
Retired in 1997
Also taught a writing class at ISU for several years

Research Area and Scientific Publications (while at ISU)

General Relativity
Unified Field Theory
Cosmology and Black Holes
Physics of DNA and RNA
Several Research papers on the following:
Einstein's Unified Field Theory
Black Holes
Quantum Tunneling in DNA
Effects of Electric and EM Fields on DNA
Rate of Mutation formation in DNA

Memberships in Writing Associations
Authors Guild

Review copies of my latest books are available for anyone wanting to review them for or magazines or newspapers.
"Learn for Tomorrow, Live for Today, Hope for Tomorrow
"You Should Write a Book"
"Feel Great Feel Alive"
"Baby's in the Doghouse"

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Popular Science and Health

An inspirational book that covers the topics: Happiness, Motivation and Relief from Stress. the emphasis is on "Live for Today." Don't worry; enjoy life more and look forward to each new day as if it were a new adventure.
Einstein's younger life was fascinating inmany ways. It was filled with disappointments and failures, but he struggled on and overcame them and went on to become the greatest scientist who ever lived. This is the story of his early life, written in novelization form for ease of reading. Liberties are taken in the dialogue, but the story is factual and very close to his actual life
nonfiction book on music
A book that tells you everything about what is behind music: the science behind it
nonfiction book
A book on writing that tells you how to make sure it sells
Books and Writing
An excellent book for writers and people wanting to publish a book. It gives details on all three of the main things needed to write, publish and sell your book
Health and Fitness
Most people have a good idea what they should be doing to maximize their health, but very few actually take them to heart and do them. This book gives you a program for maximizing your health and making you "feel great," and, hopefully, it will also motivate you to do it.
Popular science
This book explains the science in the James Bond movies. Some of it is, of course, valid, but some is not. This is where to find the truth.
Part of the Smithsonian series on science. 218 pages with 250 full color photgraphs and illustrations.
Nearly everyone has heard of Einstein's theory of relativity, but few people know of his other contributions to other areas of science. This book shows the incredibly wide-ranging influence of Einstein's many discoveries.
This book focuses on five aspects of Einstein's emotional nature that had a profound impact on his life and career
This is the story of the origin and development of quantum theory. It also shows us how quantum theory has affected our everyday lives.
A description of the discoveries of modern physics and the mysteries still faced in the quest for a unified theory of the universe
An introduction to some of the most important questions about the universe. Is there life out there, and if there is what form does it take. When will we see it? Has it visited us in the past?
Will it ever be possible to travel to the stars? what about going into the future and back to the past? These are the questions that this book answers.
An overview of how the universe began and how it has evolved. Some of the most important questions about the universe are answered.
An overview of of our search for am understanding of the organization of the physical world.
An overview of the triumphs and problems that still exist fro the Big Bang theory of the universe. Almost everyone is convinced that it is the correct theory of the universe, but there are still a few things to iron out in it.
Galaxies are the largest things in the universe. This book explains what happens when they collide and explode.
Chaos theory is considered to be one of the most important discoveries of the twentieth century. The revolutionary ideas of this new science are applied to astronomy in this book.
Kid's book
A delightful book for young children. It is the story of an amazing goat and her friends, Barney, the mouse, Dolly, the mule, and two goats, Nanny and Billy. Zack teaches Baby to count and she soon becomes the town celebrity, but she doesn't like it. At the end of the book she becomes trapped in a burning barn with Barney, but Barney gets help.
popular science
An exciting ride into the world of cars and physics. In short, a look at how cars depend on the many principles and laws of physics.
Popular Science
A simple introduction to Einstein's two best-known theories: his special and general theories of relativity. Applications are also discussed.
Perched on the top of the highest mountain in the Pacific is the largest observatory in the world, the Mauna Kea Observatory. This is the story of how it began and how it grew.
An overview of the role of the "dark matter" of the universe in cosmology. It also contains a discussion of the possible eventual fates of the universe.
Kid's books
An excellent introduction to and explanation of gravity for children ages 9 to 14.
Textbook in Astronomy
An introduction to astronomy. It covers astronomy from A to Z
Inspirational Articles
A look at what happiness is and what it entails, from my book "Feel Great Feel Alive."
A list of the things you can do to raise you happiness set point.

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