Ever wondered what the five rings on the Olympic flag symbolize? What do gymnasiums have to do with being naked? Find out the answers to these questions plus learn a lot more interesting Olympic facts.
2016 Summer Olympics Music Listening Lesson "Olympic Fanfare" by John Williams
Fractions of a Second: An Olympic Musical At the Olympics, the blink of an eye can be all that separates the gold medalist from the 10th-place finisher. In some events, this is obvious. But in others, with athletes racing one by one, the closeness of the race is harder to perceive. Listen to the differences below. By AMANDA COX. Published: February 26, 2010. The New York Times