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7 Predictions about 2018 Academy Awards using mathematics

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Sophia Swinford - published on 02/06/18

A Harvard math degree graduate just tweeted his analysis of who the Oscar winners will be.

Ben Zauzmer, or @BensOscarMath on Twitter, released a thread predicting the winners for this year’s Academy Awards, which will be aired on March 4, 2018. A Harvard graduate, Zauzmer employs his applied math degree to predict Oscar and Tony nominees and winners.

To celebrate the nine decades of Oscar celebrations, he released his predictions on Twitter by giving us “90 facts about the 90th Oscar nominations.”

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