Braving Heat, Crowds at Coachella Music Festival

Stacy Bond reports on the incredible growth of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which this year featured the music of the Pixies, Radiohead and the Cure. The event, which took place on a huge polo field in the desert outside Palm Springs in Southern California, drew more than 100,000 people over two days, despite the remote location and temperatures well above 100 degrees.

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