Enjoy a virtual tour of the Martian surface webcam feed - Red Planet Exploration from NASA’s rover on the planet Mars! Eight years after NASA's Curiosity rover landed on Mars, Perseverance is on its way to the Red Planet, and is expected to touch down Jezero crater on 18 February 2021. Perseverance is a crucial part of NASA’s Mars 2020 mission that includes the search for signs of ancient life and collection of soil samples of the planet.