The origin story of Superman relates that he was born Kal-El on the planet Krypton, before being rocketed to Earth as an infant by his scientist father Jor-El, moments before Krypton's destruction. Discovered and adopted by a Kansas farmer and his wife, the child is raised as Clark Kent. Superman resides and operates in the fictional American city of Metropolis, as Clark Kent, he is a newspaper journalist for the Daily Planet. Superman's primary love interest is Lois Lane and his archenemy is supervillian Lex Luther.