This illustration depicts NASAs Perseverance rover operating on the surface of Mars.

This illustration depicts NASA's Perseverance rover operating on the surface of Mars. Perseverance will land at the Red Planet's Jezero Crater a little after 3:40 p.m. EST (12:40 p.m. PST) on Feb. 18, 2021.

For more information about the mission, go to https://mars.nasa.gov/mars2020/.

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