A 40,000 year-old sculpture made entirely from mammoth ivory

Behold Lion Man, an ancient figurine sculpted from a mammoth's tusk. Discovered back in 1939, this remarkable ice age piece was initially dated at 32,000 years-old, but a new carbon dating analysis has pushed it further back in time to 40,000 years ago — making it the oldest figurative sculpture ever discovered. So… » 2/08/13 4:00pm 2/08/13 4:00pm