How Olympic Torches Work


Subject:
The Olympic Games , Olympic Torch

Description:
Background about the Olympic torch and the torch run that ends in the Olympic arena and symbolizes the beginning of the Olympic Games. Covers history, design, science behind the flame, torch construction, the lighting of the torch, the relay, and related topics. From How Stuff Works.

Creator:
Watson, Stephanie

Publisher:
HowStuffWorks, Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://entertainment.howstuffworks.com/olympic-torch.htm


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