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Bill Pickard is framed by the ribs of the Conway Mastodon at the Ohio Historical Society in Columbus, Ohio Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011. The skeleton of the Ice Age pachyderm is being disassembled so it can be reassembled in a more flattering position. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

Bill Pickard is framed by the ribs of the Conway Mastodon at the Ohio Historical Society in Columbus, Ohio Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011. The skeleton of the Ice Age pachyderm is being disassembled so it can be reassembled in a more flattering position. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

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