Born to Gladstone and Olive (Young) Parker in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada.
Earns a Bachelor of Arts in physics, with honors, from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.
Marries Gloria Parker.
Earns a Master of Science from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.
Immigrates to the United States.
Teaches as an assistant professor of physics at Weber State College in Ogden, UT, through 1966.
Earns a Doctor of Philosophy from Utah State University.
Teaches as an assistant professor of physics at Idaho State University in Pocatello, ID, through 1975.
Teaches as a professor of physics at Idaho State University through 1998.
Writes “Einstein’s Dream.”
Writes “Search for a Supertheory.”
Writes “Invisible Matter.”
Writes “Cosmic Time Travel.”
Writes” Stairway to the Stars.”
Writes “Alien Life: The Search for Extraterrestrials and Beyond.”
Retires from his profession and is named professor emeritus by Idaho State University.
Writes “Young Einstein.”
Writes a physics book for the science series of the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C.
Has contributed to more than two books as well as to articles for Encyclopedia Brittanica, Time-Life Books and The New York Times.