#RIO2016 Photo taken June 14, 2016, in Rio De Janeiro shows two sides of a gold medal for the 2016 Rio Olympics unveiled by the organizing committee for the event starting in August. One side (upper) represents Athens' Panathinaiko Stadium with a goddess of victory, while the other shows a design of the Olympic logo with a leaf of laurel.
Mystery Solved: Why Rio Olympics’ cauldron is so tiny
Lightning the Olympic Cauldron is always the dramatic conclusion of the Opening Ceremony, as an honored athlete from the host nation completes the torch’s journey and sets it ablaze. The London one was a collection of a few dozen smaller cauldrons.