Optimism will share space in the Mars Yard with Maggie, the engineering model that stands in for NASA's Curiosity rover.
The car-sized rover created by NASA has travelled a total of 23.06km on the Red Planet while providing us with several images and important data.
NASA’s Perseverance rover on its way to become fifth rover on Mars – its science objectives, instruments, the Ingenuity helicopter
Perseverance will land in the Jezero Crater, in February 2021, which is thought to have once been a water-filled lake 3.5 million years ago.
In two regions near the equator, they found stretches of sand dunes making stealthy movements over long time scales.
The first Chinese mission to Mars, Tianwen-1 will feature an orbiting spacecraft, a lander and a rover.
The Perseverance rover mission will still make the same launch window, after the scheduled launch moved by two days from 20 July.
The colour and brightness of the sky appeared different in this image because of the presence of all the high-altitude dust in the Martian air right now.
The InSight lander launched aboard the Atlas V rocket on 5 May 2018 and reached Mars on 26 November 2018.
China has developed its space program rapidly since it conducted its first crewed mission in 2003.
It will continue the work of the "Curiosity" rover, which has been exploring Mars since 2012.
Curiosity is the largest rover built by NASA till date, weighing 899 kgs and moving at a speed of 30 mph.
Here is a quick chronological glance at the space rovers that have gone to Mars and the Moon.
Space is the final frontier that man continues to explore and study, from the first man on the Moon to a rover on Mars.
The helicopter is meant to test whether air travel is possible on Mars if controlled by people from Earth.
The rover drilled two rock samples called 'Aberlady' and 'Kilmarie' in a section of the planet called the 'clay-bearing unit.'
The NASA rover will search for signs of microbial life that characterize Mars climate and geology.
NASA says any mission to Mars would take at least two years, given the distance to be traveled.
The study found that there is an active system, 750 metres deep from which water rises to the surface.
Since methane traces were reported in Mars' atmosphere, a debate has raged over the findings' accuracy.
NASA’s Curiosity rover also gives weather updates, while roaming around Mars about 340 miles away.