“A crack inside the ship’s hull has been growing, and government officials warn the entire ship could split in half, releasing all the oil remaining inside the vessel.” The Oil Spill At Mauritius Is A Disaster. And It Could Soon Get Worse. (It sounds like they’ve been able to pump a lot of the oil out.)

+ Photos: A Growing Oil Spill Off the Coast of Mauritius. Like everything these days, this is also a pandemic story. The island’s tourism business has been hard hit, and an oil spill isn’t going to help.