Design of the Chang’E-5 lunar probe (IMAGE) Beijing Institute of Technology Press Co., Ltd Caption The Chang’e-5 spacecraft comprised of an orbiter and return module (ORM), which remained in the lunar orbit in space, and a lander and ascender module (LAM), which proceeded to land on the lunar surface. The ascender part of the LAM later returned to the ORM with lunar samples. Credit Dr. Honghua Zhang, Beijing Institute of Control Engineering Usage Restrictions News organizations may use or redistribute this image, with proper attribution, as part of news coverage of this paper only. License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.