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10 intriguing environmentalists

By: Sidney Stevens on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:23 p.m.
The Big Green Bus

Photo: Kawakahi K. Amina

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The Big Green Bus

Take 15 Dartmouth students with an eco-message, put them on a bright green veggie-oil-powered bus (retrofitted with solar panels and bamboo floors), and you might just get your point across -- namely that with a few simple actions each of us can fight climate change. Big Green Bus participants logged 12,000 miles this past summer, crisscrossing the country and stopping in 50 cities to spread their sustainability message.