NASA’s Perseverance Rover recently collected its first two samples of regolith, broken-up rock and dust, on Mars.
NASA’s Perseverance Rover has been making oxygen on Mars
NASA released the results of the Perseverance Rover’s first seven oxygen generation runs on Mars using MOXIE.
Getting Mars samples back to Earth: Perseverance searching for landing sites
NASA has been scouting out an area on Mars from spacecrafts in orbit. This is the first time the team is getting an up close look thanks to Perseverance.
A look back at the Mars 2020 landing
The science collected during this mission will be investigated and reviewed for decades to come, including the return of sample cores collected by Perseverance rover.
Track Perseverance’s progress on Mars
The interactive map tracks Perseverance’s path from its landing site at the northern end of its route, to its more recent locations.
A year of milestones for the Mars 2020 mission
The Perseverance rover was sent to Mars to look for signs of ancient life and collect rock samples to be returned to Earth.