NORAD ‘tracks’ Santa from Australia to S. America
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Volunteers at the North American Aerospace Defense Command are pretending to monitor Santa Claus as he makes his storybook Christmas Eve flight. So far, NORAD says it used the heat signature from Rudolph's nose to "track" St. Nick over spots ran…
How NORAD Started Tracking Santa
You probably know the North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD, maintains an online Santa Tracker that gives St. Nick's pinpoint location as he progresses from chimney to chimney on Christmas Eve. What you probably don't know is how it all started.