GoPro Rockets: Watch Homemade Experiments Blast Off

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Witness the power of experimental rockets as part of the Intercollegiate Rocket Competition. GoPros captured liftoffs, flights, and the occasional crash!

From GoPro comes a video documenting the Spaceport America Cup event in New Mexico. The top speed reached by a rocket was 1,918 mph, and max altitude was 30,438 feet.