A Desert on Michigan's Lake Superior Shore (image) Michigan Technological University Share Print E-Mail Caption Nothing grows on the stamp sands near Gay, Mich., which are remnants from the processing of ore in Michigan's Copper Country. A new study at Michigan Technological University could yield new ways to remediate this polluted mine waste. Credit Ramakrishna Wusirika Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.