It boasts a featured post slider at the top of the page and has a number of widgetized areas. Images which are attached to posts will automatically be used as thumbnails on the home page.
Sirius has a bit of a dull design but this could easily be modified in the stylesheet. There has not been many good free blogging designs released since WordPress 3.0 so it’s worth looking into this if you are launching a blog.
More details can be found at the links below :)
Sirius: Info & Download | Demo