'Little museum that could' looks to replicate Dino Jane success

Geri Nikolai

Another summer of digging in ancient dinosaur graveyard out West has left Burpee Museum staff with plenty of winter work and possibilities of greater acclaim for the "little museum that could."

Burpee has received exposure from the national media and paleontologists since finding Jane, a teenage T. rex put on display two years ago. CNN, among others, dubbed Burpee "the little museum that could" for its part in excavating the rare dinosaur skeleton.

Burpee has reasons to believe the excitement of Jane will be replicated in the future. Among the happenings: