Naturally, the Internet jumped on it, and has already turned it into a variety of memes:
But it turns out that the moment wasn't as authentic as we might think. Officials working with Intel Drones confirmed with The Washington Post that the moment was in fact filmed beforehand.
The reason behind filming it beforehand was that they wanted to avoid any weather problems that might get in the way.
Watching from the audience, the transition is pretty seamless, as Lady Gaga falls down on a harness from the roof, and you couldn't see where she'd come from. Sneaky!
Watch the full show here: