TBA EXPLAINER: What is happening in the Suez Canal & why is the world going nuts over it?

Workers will offload an undisclosed number of the 18,000 containers aboard the skyscraper-size ship grounded sideways in the Suez Canal, in an effort to lighten and remove it from one of the world’s busiest shipping routes, the Suez Canal.
Removal preparations were ordered by Egypt’s president, Abdel Fatah al-Sissi, according to news reports. 
So, what is happening in the Suez?
The 1,312-foot, 200,000 metric ton  ship named Ever Given — nea