A flock of Mary Poppins--possibly the coolest thing that happened at the London Olympics.
Her Majesty the parachute jumper: A performer dressed as The Queen drops into the Olympic stadium
!!!!! - appearance with James Bond for the 2012 London Olympics (loved it).
The tree that flew. London 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony
Picture shows a general view of the show during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium, July 27, 2012. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski
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Athens 2004 - Opening Ceremony
Hero: Muhammad Ali made an appearance at the Olympics opening ceremony in London last night
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.
Fibre Optic Fibre starscape