Watch Mars Perseverance Rover touch down on Feb. 18

Mars is expecting two new residents. After launching from Kennedy Space Center in July 2020, the Mars Perseverance Rover and Mars Helicopter Ingenuity will be targeting landing on the Red Planet on Feb. 18!

Don't miss the exciting landing of NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover. As we get ready for the rover to touch down on the Red Planet, explore NASA resources about its upcoming mission.

Spark student excitement about the landing with STEM resources, videos and activities found in the Mars 2020 STEM Toolkit.

You can join NASA as the Mars Perseverance Rover slows from over 12,000 miles per hour to land on Mars in just over 7 minutes of suspense and excitement on Thurs., Feb. 18, at 3:30 p.m. EST. Commentary will begin at 2:15 p.m. EST.