Here lies Santa Claus? Researchers zero in on bones of St Nick

The legend of Santa Claus (aka Father Christmas) is inspired by the story of St Nicholas, a Christian saint who died around 343 CE. A new radiocarbon dating study by Oxford University researchers on a bone attributed to St Nicholas has been dated to around the 4th century CE bringing us closer to uncovering the authentic remains of the original Santa…
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