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Olympic Opening Ceremony-London 2012. This series of photographs shows each of the 204 copper and steel petals of the Olympic cauldron being lit before being lifted up to form one giant flame. Designed by Thomas Heatherwick.

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Olympic Opening Ceremony-London 2012. This series of photographs shows each of the 204 copper and steel petals of the Olympic cauldron being lit before being lifted up to form one giant flame. Designed by Thomas Heatherwick.

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Greek Alpine skier Ioannis Antoniou has been named as the first torchbearer of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Torch Relay once the torch has been lit in Ancient Olympia on 29 September. The ceremony will see several ‘priestesses’ perform a traditional celebration at the Temple of Hera in which the torch will be kindled by the light of the sun using a parabolic mirror.The torch will then begin its journey to the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, which will be held on 7…

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Runners pass by the Olympics flame on the first day of the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Friday, Aug. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)

Olympic flame travels aboard royal barge on final leg of epic journey

Olympic flame travels aboard royal barge on final leg of epic journey - PhotoBlog

British Olympic gymnast Beth Tweddle carries the Olympic Flame on it's journey from Saltney to Chester during Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

The Olympic flame burns in the Olympic Stadium before the start of the Closing Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

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A young spectator with a Union Jack flag watches the Olympic flame travel into Bath.

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Athletes gathered near the Olympic flame at the closing.

Moscow, Soviet Union 1980 Summer Olympics Medals. The idea of featuring the host city logo on the reverse continues, above a stylized representation of a stadium and Olympic flame and cauldron.