Hotel Riu Papayas

Address: Avenida Gran Canaria, 22, Grand Canary, Canary Islands, 35100, Spain and Canary Islands | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on Avenida Gran Canaria, 22, Grand Canary, is near Palmitos Park, Playa de Maspalomas, Yumbo Centre, and Playa de San Agustin.
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    Travel Blogs from Grand Canary

    Day 125, Update on Lab

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Nov 10, 2014

    For the last two weeks I have been helping Jesus Rubio with his research on nutrition on Tilapia. The aim is too see what diet had a better influence on the fish growth. To do that we have to analyze the protein, lipid, fatty acid, ash, humidity concentration in the fish food and in the actual fish.
    i mainly worked with protein and lipid concentration. For the determination of the proteins we use the Kjeldahl method, which is a well known method. ...

    123, Angel Shark vs Human

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Nov 08, 2014

    ... very cautious on swimming back to shore and keeping an eye on the open water, how knows what could have come out of the blue. We approached the closest campers for any anti-bacteria and such. People obviously grouped around out tent to check out the bite. It was nothing serious, Antoino was fine. He headed to the closest hospital to just have it checked, a shot of some sort and a cream. He then returned to the beach for a couple of hours until we took down our camping site.
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    Day 118, Lab Update

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Nov 03, 2014

    Folch Method to quantify lipids

    Prepare a mixture of chloroform-metano (2:1 v/v) cotaining 0.01% of BHT. Once the solvent has evaporate with a current of nitrogen, the lipids are weighed and the stored in an atmosphere of nitrogen and dissolved in chloroform to prent oxidation.
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    Day 95, Solar Oven

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Oct 11, 2014

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    ... it time to cool off. The bread was toasted, to the point where is it was crunchy to bite on. The main purpose of the oven is to cook the fish that one would catch during the day. instead of making a fire during the hot day, you just place the fish int eh oven at it cooks. also to make soups and bake potatoes, good camping food.
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    Day 91, Cleaning Tanks

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Oct 07, 2014

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    ... one for the newly introduced larvae and the other for fish of 3 cms and above. Some of filters had to moved up a scale, so more were prepared and the old screen were put to clean.

    Some of the tank are developing a parrasite. The fish begin to rub against surfaces, lite the bottom or against the tube of the siphon. The tanks are slightly drained and formaldehyde is applied to water.


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