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World Autism Day: Light It Up Blue

Updated 4:40 PM ET, Tue April 2, 2013
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World Autism Awareness Day is Tuesday, April 2, and in commemoration, more than 7,000 landmarks and buildings in 90 countries will be bathed in blue light to draw attention to the cause, according to Autism Speaks' Light It Up Blue campaign. Here, BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, Canada, lights up for the 2012 World Autism Day. Autism Speaks
The Telus World of Science building, right, in Vancouver, Canada, lights up for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. autism speaks
The Canadian side of Niagara Falls lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The Macau Tower next to the Pearl River in China lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The China Central Radio & TV tower (CCRT) in Beijing lights up for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro is illuminated for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The Dragon Bridge in Ljubljana, Slovenia, is illuminated to commemorate World Autism Awareness Day in 2012. Autism Speaks
The medieval Ljubljana Castle in Slovenia lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism speaks
The city hall in Dublin, Ireland, lights up for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The Horiguchi Clinic in Hokkaido, Japan, lights up for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The Hyogo Daibutsu in Kobe, Japan, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The big Ferris wheel in the Harborland in Kobe, Japan, lights up in 2012 for World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The LENTOS Kunstmuseum in Linz, Austria, lights up for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The William Jolly Bridge in Brisbane, Australia, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The Story Bridge in Brisbane, Australia, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. autism speaks
The Wheel of Brisbane in Brisbane, Australia, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
The Swan Bell Tower in Perth, Australia, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. autism speaks
The Torch Doha Hotel in Doha, Qatar, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. autism speaks
The North Seoul Tower in Seoul, South Korea, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. Autism Speaks
Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth, England, lights up blue for the 2012 World Autism Awareness Day. autism speaks