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Northwestern University
The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games has been collecting used electronics all over Japan to extract the metal and make Olympic medals.
The torch has arrived, the athletes have settled into the village, and the opening ceremony has commenced. We're just as excited for the Summer Olympics as you are, but there's a lot more taking place besides the on-field events.
Much has been written about the unseasonably warm weather Vancouver has been experiencing. While it has caused much peril and pain for Olympic organizers and athletes alike, the ordinary Olympic fan couldn't ask for anything more. I can attest as a... Read More
It has been hard to escape the amount of coverage dedicated in recent weeks to Vancouver’s curious lack of snow. It seems that Vancouver is the first city in history to host the “Spring” Olympics. While Vancouver is known to be among the mildest... Read More