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Vox Sentences: Virgin Galactic's deadly test flight

Dylan Matthews is a senior correspondent and head writer for Vox's Future Perfect section and has worked at Vox since 2014. He is particularly interested in global health and pandemic prevention, anti-poverty efforts, economic policy and theory, and conflicts about the right way to do philanthropy.

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California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (L) and Sir Richard Branson stand next to a model as Virgin Galactic unveils its new SpaceShipTwo spacecraft at the Mojave Spaceport on December 7, 2009 near Mojave, California. (David McNew/Getty Images)

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Deposed Burkina Faso president Blaise Compaoré with Secretary of State John Kerry. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has put together a very aggressive central bank. (Andrew Gombert-Pool/Getty Images)

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