In the olympic spirit, I went ahead and observed the aerial history of the Olympic Stadium as it came into being. It's a pretty magnificent transformation in such a relatively short period of time and looks really nifty from above!
The animation below shows the years: 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2012.
Also, check out the 3D Buildings view:
Before you go, I'd like it to be known that my favorite athletes are Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh-Jennings and I expect them to win their third olympic gold in beach volleyball! USA! USA!
You can find it yourself on Google Earth using these coords: 51°32'23.85"N 000°01'07.93"W
Check back in two weeks to see where I became a geologist!