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When the Olympic torch is carried underwater, a magnesium torch is used, since it can burn even under water.

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How does the Olympic torch travel underwater whilst alight?

The torch had a special flare attached to the inside of it.

Is there a summer and a winter olympic torch?

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How does the Olympic torch go out?

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Where in Greece is the Olympic torch lit?

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What was the olympic torch route?

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