Rock Jockey or Asteroid Jokey are names referring to asteroid miners. First used in the early 2100’s, a time when Rock Jockies and the Asteroid mining life style was highly glamorized. More recently, the term is simply common slang and doesn’t have any particularly idealic or negetive connotation.
In 2023 Dr Eva Vertes unlocked the secrets of cancer and turned what was once the most feared of all diseases, into a powerful treatment. By directing and controlling the accelerated growth of cells associated with cancer, people were able to recover from injury faster, and live longer. Within two decades the average life expectancy doubled to 120 years.