Cool video: SpaceX Grasshopper rockets to highest altitude yet

Hexacopter records video near rocket

Published On: Oct 14 2013 02:56:43 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 14 2013 03:25:12 PM EDT
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SpaceX last week launched its new "Grasshopper" prototype rocket more than 2,500 feet in the air, setting a new record.

The incredible video was shot by a remote-controlled hexacopter that hovered nearby.

The SpaceX rockets could change the way NASA explores Mars.