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Rice Globe

iPhone / iPad
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Rice Globe is an Augmented Reality application for viewing global statistics on rice production, consumption, and the billions of people who rely on rice every day.


3D Globe
View the spatial data as it should be viewed - spatially! Rendered in 3D on a customisable globe.

Augmented Reality
View the globe using the tracking cube and your device's camera, providing a natural 3D experience.

Time Shift
Travel through time to view trends in rice production and consumption, along with population projections for the future.

Multiple Datasets
Including Population (Historical and Projected), Paddy Production and Yield, Rice Consumption, Calorie & Protein Supply, and more!

Additional Downloads
Includes access to IRRI's Rice Today Magazine, the IRRI Blogs, photographs of the International Rice Congress 2014, and more!


Population (1950 - 2010)
Population - Projected (2010 - 2100)
• Constant Fertility
• Constant Mortality
• Instant Replacement
• Zero Migration
Rice - Paddy (1961 - 2013)
• Area Harvested
• Yield
• Production
• Seed
Rice - Milled (1961 - 2011)
• Food
• Consumption
• Calorie Supply
• Protein Supply
• Fat Supply