Presented by Fionnuala Sweeney, this week's show featured Brainstorm contributors Estelle Murphy (Maynooth University), Rory Hearne (Maynooth University), Tom Kovar (DIT), Miriam Haughton (NUI Galway), Paul Deane (UCC) and Eamonn Mulholland (UCC). 

Some of the stories covered during the show included:

Why fixing Ireland's housing crisis requires a change of policy

Gender, power and tipping points

Missing climate and energy targets will cost Ireland millions

The hidden cost of electric transport

Why the Leaving Cert system is wrong

Meet death metal's new female growlers

The show is produced by Zbyszek Zalinski and the editor is RTE Brainstorm editor Jim Carroll. Research is by Louise Denvir and the show's reports are compiled by Liam Geraghty

Listen back to the the show below. Previous shows in the series can be found as follows: Episode 1, Episode 2 and Episode 3