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Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: 79 delicious low-calorie snack recipes, the Oscars rule that led to this year's massive best picture screw-up, black holes revealed to be even scarier than first imagined.


Tonight's Oscars should be more interesting than usual; in large part thanks to the existence of US President Donald Trump. We wouldn't be surprised if a few angry actors and filmmakers use the platform to vent about the current state of America. (If Meryl Streep wins for Florence Foster Jenkins - watch out!)

You can watch the whole Oscars red carpet show and awards ceremony live at this link.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


The 87th Annual Academy Awards are happening right now, with American Sniper, Birdman, Boyhood, The Imitation Game, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Selma, The Theory of Everything and Whiplash battling it out for Best Picture honours. Here are the various ways to watch it live.