London Olympics' Conflicted Architecture: Gorgeous Gardens, Scary "Orbit"

By James S. Russell - 2012-07-10T14:42:12Z

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An aerial view of the 2012 Olympics site in East London. The main visitor path runs from lower left past the Aquatics Center toward the ring-like form of the main Olympic Stadium. A broad promenade visible as a wide beige pathway takes spectators to venues at the northern edge of the park.