Two days after helping the United States women's gymnastics team win an all-around gold medal, rising star Gabby Douglas has now captured a gold of her own in the individual all-around competition at the 2012 Olympics .
Did you know that local TV viewership increased in With opening ceremonies starting tonight, we took a look at some top athletes to watch during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi and where they were mentioned on their hometown news stations.
Olympic shooting venue for the Olympics at London 2012 by Magma Architecture. It comprises three PVC tents that have been erected at London’s historic Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich. The extruded red, blue and pink circles draw ventilation inside.
London Aquatic Centre by Zaha Hadid The team of Zaha Hadid Architects created this hyper modern ‘swimming pool.’ It is a concept inspired by the very motion of water with the river landscape of the Olympic Park and provides more than 8000 seats.
THE OLYMPIC CAULDRON - LONDON 2012 (j) The Olympic cauldron will be broken up at the London closing ceremony and each of its 204 copper 'petals' given to the competing nations as a souvenir, its creator, Thomas Heatherwick, says.