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History of the Olympics - List of the Olympic Games
A year-by-year overview of all the modern Olympic Games.
Interesting Olympic Facts - 20th Century History - About.com
The Official Olympic Flag Created by Pierre de Coubertin in 1914, the Olympic flag contains five interconnected rings on a white background. The five rings ...
Olympic Golf Tournament Format and Qualification - About.com
How will golfers qualify for an Olympic golf tournament, and what will the format be? Here's an explanation of the proposed format.
History of the Olympics - 1960 Olympic Games in Rome
It had been Coubertin's wish since 1904 to have the Olympics hosted in Rome: "I desired Rome only because I wanted Olympism, after its return from the ...
1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany - 20th Century History
In August 1936, the world came together for the quadrennial Summer Olympics in Berlin, the capital of Nazi Germany. Although several countries had threatened ...
Learn About the Science of the Olympics - Chemistry - About.com
Are you trying to work the Olympics into a science project or discussion? Here are some science topics and projects relating to the Olympic Games.
History of the Olympics - 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin
Although there was much discussion about boycotting the 1936 Olympic Games because they were being held in Nazi Germany, the Olympics were held as ...
2014 Winter Olympic Figure Skating: Teams Worth Watching
This is a list of nine of the pair figure skaters worth watching during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Track & Field Olympic Games History - About.com
The Olympics were the most famous of the four Pan-Hellenic Games of ancient Greece. They were held at Olympia, beginning in approximately 776 B.C. The ...
Ten Women Figure Skaters at the 2014 Winter Olympics
The 2014 Olympics took place in Sochi, Russia from February 6, 2014 through February 22, 2014. This is a list of some of the female figure skaters who were ...